CHARLES F. BOLDEN, JR. (MAJOR GENERAL, USMC RET.) NASA ADMINISTRATOR Nominated by President Barack Obama and confirmed by the U.S. Senate, retired Marine Corps Major General Charles Frank Bolden, Jr., began his duties as the twelfth Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration on July 17, 2009. As Administrator, he leads the NASA team and manages its resources to advance the agency's missions and goals.
Charles F. Bolden, Jr., NASA Administrator (July 17, 2009 - present)
NASA's The Space Place March 20, 2014 :: NASA Administrator Charles Bolden was at the Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex on Wednesday to celebrates its 50th anniversary. Learn more about the Canberra Complex at http://www.cdscc.nasa.gov/Pages/about.html
Asteroid capture: NASA plans to drag space rock into lunar orbit NASA Administrator Charles Bolden dropped by JPL on Thursday to outline the agency’s plans to capture an asteroid, and to look at a model of a powerful new ion thruster that has enough strength to drag a space rock into orbit around the moon. [...]