Scott Shambaugh has spent his career in the US space industry working on Guidance, Navigation, and Control R&D for launch vehicles, human spaceflight, and small satellites, as well as some time developing autonomous self-driving vehicles Currently Scott is the GNC Lead at Capella Space, helping bring any-time, any-weather Earth imagery to the commercial market. He holds a M.S. in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering from Purdue and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from USC. Guiding his open-source efforts presented here is an unwavering optimism that firm foundations for science, engineering, and policy-making will improve quality of life for all.