Peter Beery
Peter Beery, Ph.D.
Founder/Chief Fundraiser

  Originally conceiving of SpaceSpeak in 2005, Dr. Beery launched development of the current version of the site in late 2013. Dr. Beery has a number of patents and patent applications covering Artificial Intelligence, Software security, Health care data processing, and 3D image printing. A serial entrepreneur, he founded and/or worked with a number of startup ventures. Dr. Beery is a recognized subject matter expert in the field of alien communications. After receiving a doctorate in elementary particle physics, he taught computer science and engineering at Notre Dame University for a number of years before moving to the startup rich environment of Austin, Texas.

Nanette Beery
Nanette Beery
Director of Client Relations/Alien Outreach

  An ardent believer that intelligent extraterrestrials have been visiting Earth for millennia, Nanette spent her childhood gazing at the stars and talking to any aliens who would listen. After obtaining degrees in biology and computer science, she became a pilot and worked for over a decade in aerospace software development. Nanette teaches a college-level Environmental Science course where her students learn good stewardship of the Earth. Nanette is passionate about SpaceSpeak where she manages customer relations, quality assurance, and alien outreach.

Robert Barron
Robert Barron
Co-founder/CTO

  An avid hiker, Robert’s interests also include Geocaching, and skiing. He first worked with Peter at another successful startup in Austin in 2005 where he was a consummate perfectionist. Robert has designed and built much of the current SpaceSpeak system.

Claire Beery
Claire Beery
Content Development

The founder and president of her high school’s robotics club, Claire graduated from the highly ranked Olin College of Engineering. Her interests in robotics include biomechanics and machine learning.  A two-year summer intern of Beerysbit R&D Inc., the parent company of SpaceSpeak, she has worked on quality assurance testing of the client facing code as well as development of the supplemental Space Fact messaging system.