John Balash

John has always found himself on one side of the desk or the other. Whether as a student, a TA, a teacher, professor, or most currently as an educational network coordinator, John’s passion will always be education. John holds several degrees ranging from graphic design, to fine art, education, and a Master of Entertainment Technology degree from CMU's ETC.

Throughout his career he has created curricula from the ground up and has helped to establish new programs which revolve around emergent technologies. John has experience serving in various roles throughout the K-Graduate School spectrum. John can be found at Carnegie Mellon University’s Entertainment Technology Center, his Alma mater, where he hopes to transform education through community.