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Member of the Month - August 2019

Meet August's ASNE Member of the Month - John Pyron! Read on to learn a bit more about John in his interview with Membership Manager Michelle.

Michelle: What got you into Naval Engineering? (What specific event or moment).
John: My second tour as an Ensign – DCA on a Gearing Class WW II Destroyer. Responsible for repairing systems that were no longer sustained. Qualifying as an EOOW in a 600 pound plant, with no automated controls, while serving in the Engineering Dept.

Michelle: What is a fun fact most people don't know about you?
John:I like to cook for family and friends, and entertain.

Michelle: What is one engineer/scientist/ or mathematician dead or alive would you like to meet?
John:The NASA program manager with the responsibly for the next manned flight to the Moon.

Michelle: If you could engineer your perfect concession stand/food truck, what would it be?
John: It may be an oxymoron, but Healthy Southern Food, with lots of fruits and vegetables.

Michelle: Why are you a member of ASNE?
John: Stay close and connected with, and to be able to continue to support, the Operational Fleet.

Michelle: What does "Naval Engineering" mean to you?
John:Putting and keeping ships at sea, performing the mission, standing the watch.

Nominate a Member of the Month

Have someone you'd like to nominate as Member of the Month?  Please direct nominations to Michelle Redmon, membership@navalengineers.org.