With an advanced degree in philosophy and more certifications than you could shake a stick at, John embraces the many hats that a marine engineer must wear. He comes to Perseus^3 with a lifetime of sailing and engineering experience. John has been professionally engaged in marine engineering for the last 13 years and has spent two years teaching marine engineering at the International Yacht Restoration School. An avid scuba diver with his Dive Master, and a keen fisherman, John likes all forms of water sports. In his time off, John enjoys cooking and repairing antique motorcycles in his New Orleans’ fire station. Having walked and biked across several continents, John is now saving money for a drive from London to Shanghai.