Anna Atencio, MSc., P.Eng.
Anna Atencio is the business owner of Idea Lab Kids - Calgary. Anna is a curious and innovative Engineer with an entrepreneurial spirit. After 15 years working as an Engineer she started to pursue her passion, encouraging kids to grow to their full potential in an enrichment environment. Mother of two, Anna delights in inspiring her children by exposing them to hands-on science activities that stimulate their critical thinking and problem solving abilities.
Anna strongly believe kids needs to be prepared to succeed in the 21st century, where scientific and technological innovations have become increasingly important. Kids need to develop their capabilities in STEM to levels much beyond what was considered acceptable in the past and she is highly motivated and prepared to help kids to gain these skills.