Leon is a learning designer at the nationally recognized Center for Education Through Exploration (ETX) and has been with the team for five years. Leon has a background in planetary geology and a passion for the red planet, Mars. Before joining the ETX Center, Leon worked at the Mars Education Program at ASU with the Mars Student Imaging Project (MSIP). MSIP is an inquiry-based learning and student-centered education project that helped Leon develop principles he applies to learning experiences for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration Infiniscope project. At ETX, Leon enjoys developing learning experiences that engage, educate, and inspire.