James Canning

Jimmy hails from Aurora, Illinois, where he grew up with his parents and five siblings. He completed his undergraduate studies in civil engineering at Saint Louis University and afterward completed a year of service with the Jesuit Volunteer Corps in Tucson, Arizona. He is now finishing up his master's degree in water resources engineering at UIUC and working with Professor Ashlynn Stillwell. His research and work interest is the intersection of green stormwater infrastructure and environmental justice.