Nicole P. Stott

 Born Albany, New York, United States of America.

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 Nicole has been to the Isle of Man on many occasions as she has family connections with the Island. She is married to Chris Stott who in a Manx man and hence the family ties with the Island.

She is a Honorary Member of the Isle of Man Astronomical Society and has visited the Observatory a couple of times. Of note was her visit to the Observatory along with three other astronauts from the STS-135 mission.

 Gary Kewin, IoMAS Vice Chairman with 4 of the STS-133 crew  when they visited the IoMAS Observatory on 2nd July 2011.