For over 35 years, Reni has engaged youth through STEM. A national and international award-winning educator, he focused on inquiry, interdisciplinary approaches and project-based science, which led to extensive involvement and leadership with regional and national science fairs in Canada. In 2002, after 5 years as a school principal, he was recruited to be the Executive Director of Youth Science Canada. He also serves as a vice-president of MILSET and president of MILSET North America (Noram).
Youth Science Canada