Lifelong Learning Classes at the J with Frances “Poppy” Northcutt

January 15, 2020 10:00AM - 11:00AM

NASA engineer Frances "Poppy" Northcutt was the first woman to work in an operational support role in the Mission Control Center in Houston during the Apollo program and a passionate advocate for women’s rights.

Hear firsthand about her experience with the different Apollo missions as well as how she got to NASA and what it was like to be a woman at that time working in NASA.