John Peabody Jr has been a New Englander his entire life. Raised in Connecticut, John was exposed to computers and the world of technology at an early age. Throughout high school, his interest with technology was fostered through various classes and part time jobs in the Information Technology field.

After high school John attended Wentworth Institute of Technology (WIT) in Boston, Massachusetts and majored in Computer Engineering. During his attendance at WIT, he accepted an intern position at MIT Lincoln Laboratory in the Aerospace Division. Upon receiving his Bachelor’s Degree from WIT he accepted a full time position with the Aerospace Division of MIT Lincoln Laboratory. John continued to expand his engineering skills through various projects at MIT Lincoln Laboratory and in 2011, John completed the Master of Science in Information Technology – Software Engineering distance program from Carnegie Mellon University.

John has recently become a member of the team at Butterfly Network, Inc. He is also the Affiliate Partner within Massachusetts for the FIRST Tech Challenge.