Russell L. Schweickart, who earned a master's degree from
Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1963, was formerly a
fighter pilot and a NASA astronaut. He piloted the lunar module of
Apollo 9 in 1969 and four years later served as the backup commander
for the first Skylab mission. Schweickart has worked in various
capacities for the California state government, for NASA
headquarters in Washington and for several private companies. He
currently chairs the board of directors for the B612 Foundation.
Address: B612 Foundation, 125 Red Hill Circle, Tiburon, CA 94920.
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