Dava Newman is NASA deputy administrator.

The latest from Dava

  • Op-ed | The Senator and the Commander   

    Op-ed | The Senator and the Commander  

    "The sure hand of an astronaut and the skill of a policy expert will maintain the necessary continuity of purpose for NASA and secure funding to get Americans — including the first women and people of color — to the moon and on to Mars," writes former NASA deputy administrator Dava Newman, endorsing President Biden's nomination of Bill Nelson and Pam Melroy to lead NASA.