Sabrina Chapman – Sr. Mechanical Engineer (Launch), Airbus U.S. Space & Defense, Inc.

Sabrina Chapman is a Sr. Mechanical Engineer (Launch) at Airbus U.S. Space & Defense, Inc. She has been working in the space industry since 2004 when she started interning at NASA-Goddard Space Flight Center. Over the years she has supported numerous space missions for both commercial and government customers in the areas of ground system development, mission operations, payload instrument integration, systems engineering, and launch integration. Sabrina is also a beauty pageant queen who loves to give back to her community by volunteering with STEM enrichment and mentoring programs for youth and early-career women. She started her involvement with the SAE Foundation as a volunteer in the A World in Motion (AWIM) program and that is how she fell in love with the foundation and all of the great work that we do to help improve educational equity by providing STEM experiential learning for all students regardless of their background.