Canaan graduated from the Colorado School of Mines in 2013 with a BS in Engineering and a minor in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Policy. Before becoming a Breakthrough Generation Fellow in 2015, Canaan worked on a range of projects as an engineer including alternative transportation systems, community infrastructure plans, and sustainable urban development. He is especially interested in crafting effective energy policy by way of social considerations. Canaan is a Colorado native and when he isn’t reading or writing, he enjoys running, hiking, and traveling. Follow Canaan on Twitter @C_Reeverts.