Presentation: Cold War Spy in the Sky now Provides an Eye on the Cosmos
Ken Steiner, President of Charlotte Amateur Astronomers Club, also served as CAAC Observatory Director for 7 years during the major expansion of the Gayle H Riggsbee Observatory (GHRO). He has served as Interim Executive Director of Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute (PARI). Ken is presently is Consultant for Special Projects at PARI with the main focus on acquiring Dark Sky Park Designation for PARI from the International Dark Sky Association.
Ken arrived in the Charlotte area in 2001 as Sales Engineer for Enprotech Technologies (Forging and Stamping Press rebuilding) covering the SE USA and Mexico. He has served on numerous National and International Non-Profit Boards. Ken and his wife Deb have been active in the CAAC since their arrival in the Charlotte area.