Santino Bianco

Santino Bianco holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and at commencement next month, will receive his master’s degree in mechanical engineering with a focus on controls, robotics and mechatronics.

He is an aerospace/controls engineer at NASA Glenn Research Center who has helped plan a space science mission to Venus, explored cost-effective means of transportation to Venus, and designed a probe concept to gather data on that planet.

Don’t tell his fellow scientists but at age 3 ½, Santino won the Little Italian King pageant in Warren, Ohio.