Appearing Courtesy of Lynn & Lenny Snyder
Paul Dye has four decades of aviation experience as an engineer, builder and pilot. He retired from NASA in 2013 as the longest-serving flight director in history and the leader of several missions. He has received a NASA Outstanding Leadership Medal, three NASA Exceptional Service Medals and a Presidential Medal.
Dye is now a leadership consultant and speaker as well as the former editor-in-chief of Kitplanes magazine. His book is "Shuttle, Houston: My Life in the Center Seat of Mission Control."