Marc Straub, CEO/Executive Director
Start Date: 2006
Marc has been a Cool Science volunteer since 2006, the board president since January 2008, and the executive director since December 2012. He has volunteered with several science outreach programs since the mid 1990's, and was a high school track and cross country coach for 10 years before that.
Marc has worked as a research physicist in government energy labs as well as an design engineer and engineering manager in the automotive and consumer electronics industries for over 25 years, and holds 9 US patents.
Marc has a masters degree in Engineering Physics from the University of California and a bachelors degree in Physics from Drake University.