Pete Mulroy /// I can do anything…I learned to walk and talk /// E048
Pete Mulroy grew up outside of Detroit, MI. After graduating with a degree in astrophysics and a stint with NASA, he returned to graduate school to study planetary atmospheres, to launch a sounding rocket and to work at JPL. He has a deep passion for history and understanding what the past means for today. He now lives in Italy as he has always been a dual citizen, gracing people with his knowledge of Roman history as a City Tour Guide.
Talking to Pete is always an opportunity to learn and have a great discussion.
Topics we cover///
20 years in Italy and an interest in U.S. Politics
What it's like in Italy discussing politics and difficult conversations
His growing up…
…path to working at the Jet propulsion lab
… then off to Italy
The Movie he created
His philosophy on being able to learn to walk and talk as a motivator to accomplishment
We talk about The American dream,
the peak of it
the nature of where it is now
how he thinks the breaking of the Air Traffic control union impacted job availability
The Relationship of business to its employees