She has a Mechanical Engineering degree from University of Maryland and a MS degree in Mechanical Engineering from George Washington University.
Ms. Gundersen was a NASA employee for 11 years, prior to moving to Miami, Florida in 2001. While at NASA, she was a member of the CASSINI Huygens Gas Chromatograph Mass Spectrometer and Ion Neutral Mass Spectrometer teams, Nozomi (Planet-B) Neutral Mass Spectrometer team and worked on the CoNTour Neutral Mass Spectrometer as the lead mechanical engineer.
She has over 20 years of spaceflight instrumentation design and development experience.
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