John Aviste, P. Eng.
Engineering degree from the University of Toronto
John is one of the lead instructors this summer. His youth programs have been held at university campuses, libraries, schools and museums. Thousands of students have participated. John has also served as a Webelos Scout leader and as an assistant to Boy Scout Troop 23. He has a background in civil engineering.
• solving the challenge of using less plastic, in hot-filled beverage bottles
• engineering and prototyping a tamper-proof, temperature sensing device
• researching ways to reduce spoilage in silage, used to feed dairy cattle
• producing the Tree City USA instructional video & manual