Werneth was the Hubble Space Telescope Project's ExtraVehicular Activity Manager during the four HST servicing missions.
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Russell L. Werneth is an aerospace engineer who works at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. Russ has bachelor's and master's degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Maryland and a master's degree in Engineering Administration from the George Washington University. He was the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) Project's ExtraVehicular Activity (EVA) Manager or Crew Aids and Tools Manager during the four HST servicing missions. Russ has taught at the University of Maryland and at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, CA. He also is a national officer of Tau Beta Pi, the national collegiate engineering honor society.