Steven González had a remarkable thirty-two-year career at NASA, serving as an astronaut instructor, strategist, and technologist. He led the development and implementation of a twenty-year transformational strategy at the Johnson Space Center. He was honored with the State and Local Economic Development Awards in 2018 and 2020 for his efforts in fostering an innovation ecosystem. Currently, he holds the position of Venture Partner at two venture firms: Seldor Capital and Ecosphere Ventures. Seldor Capital focuses on investing in pre-seed and seed-stage space technology startups, while Ecosphere Ventures invests in pre-seed and seed-stage cleantech startups. He's pursuing a Doctorate in Business Administration from Warwick Business School in the UK, a testament to his dedication and passion for lifelong learning.