Director of Planetary Mobility, Astrobotic

Mike is responsible for leading the development of Astrobotic’s planetary rover product lines and generating mobile payload sales. He leads a mixed team of professionals and students to develop the world’s first and smallest commercial lunar rover, the CubeRover. Mike is also responsible for leading the development of Astrobotic’s MoonRanger and Polaris rovers, a 13 kg lunar rover and 390 kg lunar rover, respectively.

An emerging entrepreneur, formerly selected as Forbes’ Top 100 Global MBAs, Mike specializes in making early technologies marketable. Mr. Provenzano has a history of managing complex technical projects, including work on the Boeing Space Launch System (SLS), and leading the development of an NSF-funded I-Corps Site Team at Carnegie Mellon University researching electromagnetic transportation from the lunar surface.