Joyce Rubenstein

Joyce Rubenstein

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Joyce   Rubenstein


Joyce Simmons Rubenstein graduated from the University of New Mexico with her Bachelor of Arts degree in 1971. She received her Juris Doctorate from Washburn University in 1976. Rubenstein worked at the heart of the U.S. space program, the Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) in Houston, Texas.  She was Assistant Chief Counsel for Procurement Matters at the Space Center.  Rubenstein provided advice to NASA procurement and technical organizations in the awarding and administration of government contracts, including those for Mission Control, the Shuttle, and the International Space Station. She retired in 2007.

Joyce is married to Earl Rubenstein.