Carolyn Belle is an analyst for Northern Sky Research, a market research and consulting firm in Delaware. She is responsible for satellite manufacturing and launch markets, including trends surrounding creation of diversified space architectures. Belle contributes to research in government and military communications markets in addition to participating in diverse tailored consulting projects. She has been a part of the Research & Analysis team at the Space Foundation and active in leading space outreach initiatives such as Yuri’s Night. Belle has been involved in astrobiology research at NASA Ames Research Center. She holds a Master's degree in Space Management from International Space University, and completed a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from The Colorado College.