Former NASA Rocket Scientist | Science Educator | American Ninja Warrior | Eagle Scout
Kevin J DeBruin's Mission
1) Expose and educate the public about science
2) Promote living an active and healthy lifestyle
3) Endorse living a grateful and thankful life
4) Share his own adversity to inspire others
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Kevin grew up in Kaukauna, WI, a small town of just South of Green Bay. Kevin played multiple sports ever since he was a child, but in high school he focused solely on soccer where he was the team captain and goalkeeper for Kaukauna High School leading his team to the State playoffs his Junior year. He graduated and went on to do his undergraduate studies at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville where he obtain his Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering in December of 2013. Kevin then went on to Georgia Tech to obtain his Masters in Aerospace Engineering in May of 2015.
Kevin has worked the last three years as a Systems Engineer at NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL) in Pasadena, CA in Project Formulation. Kevin has worked on the Europa Lander Mission Concept as a Flight Systems Engineer and also in the Advanced Design Engineering group working on advanced mission concept studies. Kevin spends most of his free time engaging in science education where he creates science videos, presents to children & families, and acts as a mentor to aspiring individuals. Kevin is currently at The Aerospace Corporation working as a Space Systems Engineer implementing MBSE (model-based systems engineering) into the design process.
Kevin is also a 2x American Ninja Warrior, Certified Personal Trainer, and an Eagle Scout!