Tucson Space News: Interview with Julie Bonner, Director of Communications for FreeFall Aerospace

Tucson’s Place in Space | Life Along the Streetcar | July 4, 2021

In this episode of Life Along the Streetcar, Tom Heath interviews FreeFall Aerospace’s Director of Communications, Julie Bonner. FreeFall is launching its antennas into space and originally launched itself from the University of Arizona. Julie describes the Tech Launch Arizona process and current Tucson space news.

Listen to this episode Tucson’s Place in Space to learn more.

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Tom Heath

Tom Heath, Host

Tom Heath has been originating home loans for 20 years. Over his career he’s done more than helping people buy and refinance real estate, he’s an active promoter of financial literacy in the community, a resource for information about  Tucson’s Urban Development, and an advocate for local businesses. Tom currently serves on the board of directors for the Downtown Tucson Partnership and Tucson Association of REALTORS ®.  He also sits on steering committees for the Tucson Festival of Books and Local First Arizona. He’s held roles with Arizona Mortgage Lenders Association, Arizona Association of Mortgage Professionals where de lobbied the state legislature encouraging them to adopt loan officer licensing requirements–before the big real estate crash.

Each Sunday you can hear Tom on 99.1FM as host of “Life Along The Streetcar” discussing topics that impact Tucson’s urban core and on Saturday from 9-12 you will find Tom volunteering with Tucson Trolley Tours to share what he loves about the place we call home.

Julie Bonner FreeFall Aerospace

Julie Bonner, Director of Communications

Julie Bonner is the Director of Communications for FreeFall Aerospace, a cutting-edge Tucson startup developing intelligent orbital and terrestrial antenna systems. She has previously served as the Art Director for Mister Car Wash and Clear Channel Outdoor. Her own graphic design business, Julie Originals, has empowered numerous Tucson-based startups and nonprofits with innovative branding and design.
Bonner has received the Tucson AdFed Next Generation Award for making a significant impact on the advertising industry through leadership, career achievements, and personal qualities. She also earned multiple Addy Awards for her design work, including her Desert Dwellers Flash Cards. Bonner is an active member of Startup Tucson, Arizona Technology Council, Creative Mornings Tucson and Local First Arizona. Julie holds a Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design from Drexel University and an MBA.