James E. Fesmire, director of Metavista is Sr. Principal Investigator and a founder of the Cryogenics Test Laboratory at NASA Kennedy Space Center. Also, he is a founder and president of the Energy Evolution LLC. His 30 years of experience in cryogenic propellant systems design has suported the Space Shuttle, the International Space Station, future moon and Mars exploration, experimental rocket programs, commercial space launch facilities,superconducting power, hydrogen storage, and delivery. He has received the NASA medals for Distinguished Service, Exceptional Technology Achievement, and Exceptional Service. He is a recipient of the R&D 100 award and a member of the Space Technology Hall of Fame for his research work in aerogel insulation technology.