Our Team


Our Team

  Twyman Clements  CEO/CTO   


Twyman Clements is the Co-Founder and CEO of Space Tango. With two of Space Tango’s TangoLab facilities on the International Space Station, Twyman has been recognized by the Kentucky Entrepreneur Hall of Fame and also ranked #25 on Fast Company’s list of 100 Most Creative People in Business. Prior to Space Tango, Twyman served as a senior space system engineer at Kentucky Space working with a multidisciplinary team of universities and companies on high altitude balloons, CubeSats and other ISS hardware. Twyman received his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in mechanical engineering from the University of Kentucky. At Space Tango, he continues to lead the companies product design efforts, work with multidisciplinary teams  provide expertise in technology and scientific consulting related to working in microgravity through configurable platforms.

  Kris Kimel  Chairman/ Co-Founder

Kris Kimel
Chairman/ Co-Founder

  Gentry Barnett  Biomedical Engineer   

Gentry Barnett
Biomedical Engineer


  Stacey Dries  Flight and Ground Operations Manager   

Stacey Dries
Flight and Ground Operations Manager


  Jana Stoudemire  Director of Commercial Innovation

Jana Stoudemire
Director of Commercial Innovation


Join Our Team

Join Our Team


Every mission needs a new perspective. 

A passion for the commercialization of space fuels the Space Tango team. We utilize all fields of study to continue progressing as a company and as a service. 

We are not seeking applicants at this time. We invite you to revisit this page in the Fall for prospective internship and full-time job opportunities.