Jessica DEIHL

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)Attorney, Space Act Agreements

Jessica A. Deihl is an attorney with NASA Goddard Space Flight Center focusing on a wide variety of government contract and fiscal law issues including interagency and Space Act agreements, contract financing, public-private partnerships, real estate, and procurements. Jessica originally joined NASA as a Presidential Management Fellow at NASA Headquarters supporting the Commercial Spaceflight Program on the Commercial Crew and Commercial Cargo initiatives. Jessica detailed to the Federal Aviation Administration’s Office of Chief Counsel, where she supported the Office of Commercial Space Transportation on launch and re-entry licensing. Jessica also served the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy as special assistant counsel for commercial spaceflight legislation. Jessica received her Bachelor of Arts from Cornell University in Ithaca, NY and her Juris Doctor from the American University, Washington College of Law where she was the Managing Editor of the Business Law Review. Jessica also volunteers as legal counsel for the Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC).