NASA Engineer & Inventor Lonnie Johnson

The Power of Perseverance Featuring Lonnie Johnson

January 18, 2019 @ 7:30 pm


Johnson served in the U.S. Air Force, where he was awarded multiple medals and helped develop components in the stealth bomber program.

Later as a NASA Nuclear Engineer, he received multiple achievement awards for his work in spacecraft system design. Johnson is most well known as the inventor of the Super Soaker squirt gun, that received multiple industry awards, including Outdoor Toy of the Year.