Sciences and Exploration Directorate

Molly L Wasser

(Outreach Coordinator)

Molly L Wasser's Contact Card & Information.
Phone: 301.614.6383
Org Code: 690
Mail Code 690
Greenbelt, MD 20771

Brief Bio

Molly Wasser is the Digital Media Lead for the Solar System Exploration Division at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. Molly is the voice of @NASAMoon and communicates planetary science through social media and website content. She is also a member of the Public Engagement Team and supports many events for the public.  

Current Projects

International Observe the Moon Night

Deputy Director

International Observe the Moon Night is a worldwide public celebration of our nearest neighbor. To participate, all you need to do is look up! Learn more at

NASA's Moon Website

Project Manager

Geophysical Exploration of the Dynamics and Evolution of the Solar System (GEODES)

Public Engagement Lead


Social Media 

Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter

Outreach Coordinator

Sellers Exoplanet Environments Collaboration

Public Engagement Coordinator


Digital Media Lead

ADNET Systems, Inc - Greenbelt, MD

April 2018 - Present

Outreach Coordinator

ADNET Systems, Inc. - Greenbelt, MD

February 2017 - March 2018


Harvard Graduate School of Education

Ed.M in Technology, Innovation and Education

Wellesley College

B.A. in Cinema and Media Studies, Astronomy



Individual Awards: 

  • Solar System Exploration Division Peer Award, 2019
  • ADNET Outstanding Achievement Award, 2019

Group Awards: 

  • Robert H. Goddard Exceptional Achievement Award for Outreach, 2019
    • Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Public Engagement Team
  • NASA Agency Silver Achievement Team Medal, 2018
    • Solar System Exploration Division Public Engagement Team


Selected Publications



2019. "Total Eclipse of the Ballpark: NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Team's Partnership with Minor League Baseball." Celebrating the 2017 Great American Eclipse: Lessons Learned from the Path of Totality 516 321 - 330 [Article in Book]