Team

Interorbital Systems' core team of space industry experts and technicians integrates engineering design with rocket construction and assembly, and engages in STEM educational outreach on a global scale.



Randa Milliron

Randa Milliron

CEO & Founder

With leadership experience across several industries, Randa brings her business acumen to the IOS team. She facilitates the company's promotion, marketing, and public relations, and coordinates contracts.

Rod Milliron

Roderick Milliron

CTO & Founder

Rod's decades of experience in the aerospace industry and his technical abilities help him direct the efforts of IOS' engineering staff. He focuses on flight hardware design for company rockets.

Erik Reedy

Erik Reedy

Spacecraft Technician

Erik is a former NASA contracter who worked on the Space Shuttle program at the Dryden EAFB in the Mojave High Desert. He works on mechanical fabrication, welding, and composite manufacture at IOS.

Bryant Avalos

Bryant Avalos

Aerospace Engineer

Bryant recieved his B.S. in aerospace engineering and propulsion from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Arizona. He primarily works on composite development and specialized manufacturing techniques.

Ian Price

Ian Price

Aerospace Engineer

Ian recieved his B.S. in aerospace engineering and astronautics from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Florida. He focuses on the design and manufacture of the CPM 2.0 and launch software development.

Sylvain Burdot

Sylvain Burdot

Aerospace Engineer

Sylvain earned his bachelor's degree in electrical engineering at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Ingénieurs de Bourges (ENSI) in France. He works primarily with guidance system development and avionics simulation.

Tim Reed

Tim Reed

Team Member

Tim is the owner of the first IOS Orbital Expedition Ticket. The Gladstone, Missouri businessman will fly into Earth orbit on an IOS capsule mounted atop an N8 Long rocket.

Gerard Auvray

Gerard Auvray

Former Team Member

Gerard has been a world leader in the small satellite design field for over 20 years. He served as president of AMSAT-France. Gerard's expertise contributed to the design of IOS CubeSat and TubeSat kits.

Lutz Kayser

Lutz Kayser

Former Team Member

Lutz Kayser established the first commercial space company in the world, OTRAG, in 1975, and worked alongside rocket pioneer Wernher von Braun. Lutz advises IOS on its innovative CPM-based rocket designs.





Former Interns

Tal Schwartz

May - December 2017

University of British Columbia, Engineering Physics

CFD, test site infrastructure, engine design, web design


Russell Chan

June - September 2017

University of California Santa Barbara, Physics

Composite manufacturing, trajectory analysis