Matthew Powell

Launch Platform Design Lead

Junior - Aeronautical & Astronautical Engineering

Matt is originally from Chicago, IL. He found his passion for space exploration at a young age during a middle school astronomy class. This then lead Matt to Purdue to pursue an engineering degree and future plans to work in the space industry. After hearing about the ambitious goals of Purdue Orbital, Matt was eager to join the team as a freshman. In his free time, Matt likes to go hiking and backpacking.