Alex Bodnar, Multimedia Specialist, Animator

Alex Bodnar

Contact Info

Phone: (631) 332-9761

Research Interests

Specifically related to space, Alex has an interest in the methods of cataloging the universe and all of its various star clusters and nebulas. With that being said, he's very excited for the launch of the James Webb Space Telescope.


Alex Bodnar grew up in East Northport, Long Island, NY. Over the years he was in marching band and concert band, playing trombone mostly. He also learned to play drums and is currently learning piano. While music is a passion and a hobby, design and animation is where he really felt a connection. Alex went to SUNY-Purchase for Photography before switching to The Fashion Institute Of Technology for Advertising Design. At FIT, he became leader of the Television and radio broadcasting club (WFIT). After graduating, Alex worked at various startups before landing a job at Deloitte, mostly working as a motion graphic designer. He joined the Office of Communications at NASA GSFC with GESTAR/USRA in April 2021.