John started out his career in municipal scale anaerobic digestion in his home country of Nigeria, where his skills in environmental auditing and risk assessment were directed toward water and wastewater. He came to the United States to continue his education and started with Solar CITIES as a Student InternHe has since earned his Master of Engineering in Environmental Engineering at Penn State. 

John has been with Solar CITIES since 2018 as a permanent International Team Member. He is currently working for the City of Philadelphia in the Department of Public Health. John plans to continue his education toward an advanced degree in Analytics and hopes to bring the Solar CITIES Biogas Education Program to Nigeria by creating a Biogas Education Hub in his home community.