Josephine Pereira

Josephine is the Recruitment and Student Programs Manager at NASA's John F. Kennedy Space Center (KSC), Florida where she is responsible for the Pathways Internship Program. This program allows students to rotate between semesters of school and work through graduation. There are currently 80+ students in this program that are managed through her office. Through recruitment strategic planning she assures that Kennedy Space Center is well equipped with the next generation of scientists, engineers, technologists, and business professionals that have the skills necessary to drive forward the NASA vision. She began at NASA in 2009 as a co-op student while attending the University of Central Florida where she received a degree in Business Management with a specialization in Human Resource Management. During her 6 years at KSC she has received numerous awards including a Silver Dollar award and a Gold Dollar award as a result of her efforts with the transition of space shuttle employees. She was also recognized as HR employee of the year. For more Information about the KSC Pathways Programs, please visit:

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