Jack Studer's portrait



As Chief Technology Officer at WayPaver Foundation Patrick leads the team’s efforts on the Lunar Settlement Index – a catalog of all the roadblocks preventing us from establishing a lunar settlement. He guides WayPaver’s technical projects and partnerships to push forward the cause globally and create a lunar settlement within the coming decades.

Patrick is currently the Alumni Association Coordinator for the Students for the Exploration and Development of Space where he is building out a professional network and mentor group to connect students and alumni. He previously worked at Moon Express as a Software Engineer developing their ground data systems and engineering team tools. Before that Patrick was working with Chapel Hill based startup incubator The 1789 Venture Lab where he was hacking on various apps and ideas such as Atlasaur and The Highlight Network.

Patrick graduated from the University of North Carolina as a Morehead-Cain Scholar with a degree in Computer Science where he founded UNC SEDS and researched computer vision in humanoid robotics.