At Tata Consultancy Services, John manages TCS’ flagship STEM initiative, goIT, which brings computer science, computational thinking, and technology into underserved schools across the United States and Canada. With a background in STEM education and teacher coaching, John is a STEM educator with a passion for exposing students to STEM careers. He has dedicated his career to sparking curiosity in the minds of students in underserved communities through experiential learning.
John received his BA in political science from the University of Tennessee. After college, he joined Teach for America and was placed in inner-city Chicago where he found his passion for teaching and leading. He taught middle school science and high school biology, all prior to becoming the STEM academic dean and teacher coach for his campus.