The United Way of Central Florida is excited to welcome NASA Hall of Fame astronaut Dr. Story Musgrave as a guest speaker on Wednesday, September 21, 2011. Dr. Musgrave will speak at a luncheon hosted by the Florida Air Museum in Lakeland to help raise awareness and funding for the United Way’s annual campaign. The luncheon starts at 12:30 p.m. followed by the program at 1:00 p.m.
The event is free and open to United Way supporters. However, seating is limited. Please RSVP to email@example.com or call (863) 648-1500 Ext. 232.
Dr. Musgrave is the only NASA astronaut to have flown missions on all five shuttles, and is the second-oldest person behind John Glenn to orbit the earth. He retired from NASA in 1997. Dr. Musgrave serves as a strong advocate for the power of education. He holds six degrees — a doctorate of medicine, as well as two bachelor’s degrees and three master’s degrees in subjects ranging from mathematics to business administration to literature.