Tim is the Vice President for Robotics & Space Operations at MDA, a Canadian space company that has provided robotic arms, sensors, and operations for the Space Shuttle, International Space Station (ISS), and now for the Lunar Gateway.

Previously, he was partner and co-founder of Blue Bear Capital, an energy tech venture fund.

Tim has also served in various leadership and operational roles at NASA as an engineer and astronaut. Tim lived and worked on board the ISS during two spaceflights, logging 244 days in space and serving as ISS Commander of Expedition 47.

Prior to NASA, Tim was an Army aviator and experimental test pilot. Tim holds a Bachelor of Science from the United States Military Academy and master’s degrees in aerospace engineering, strategic studies, and business administration.