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Robert Schweiss
Science Data Segment Manager
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Code 581

Robert Schweiss is the Science Data Segment (SDS) Manager for the National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS) Preparatory Project (NPP) and has worked at Goddard Space Flight Center for 20 years.

Prior to his position as the NPP SDS Manager in early 2004, he held key systems engineering and leadership positions for the Landsat -7 Ground System, the Triana Mission, and the Calibration Validation manager for the Landsat Data Continuity Mission.

In his spare time, Schweiss hangs on to the roller coaster of life with his wife, Nancy, and their two boys, Matthew and Elliot. He is a Cub Scout Den leader in Columbia, Md, and enjoys traveling, swimming, photography and tinkering in Amateur Radio.

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