Applied and Environmental Technologies

John Mangin
(970) 339-6413


Applied Environmental Technology Faculty:

John Lenz
(970) 339-6626

John Lenz retired from Eastman Kodak Colorado Div. as an Electrical/Mechanical Designer after 30 years. He taught part-time at Aims for over five years in the Ď90s and has been teaching full-time ever since.

John teaches engineering technology Computer Aided Drafting program classes and hopes to start students on the path to engineering.

John Mangin
(970) 339-6413

John Mangin came to Aims in Fall of 2006. He attended the University of Wisconsin, Madison where he earned a B.S. in Construction Administration. He then went on to earn a M.Ed. in Adult Education and Training from Colorado State University. Prior to his work at Aims, John worked as a Concrete Finisher for Froelich Concrete (1993-1997) and then moved to Monona Masonry to work as a Project Manager/Journeyman Bricklayer (1998-2005).

John currently teaches primarily in the Construction Management program, but is expanding his breadth to also teach some renewable and efficiency energy classes.

Lee McMains
(970) 339-6257

Lee earned a Bachelorís of Science degree from the University of Northern Colorado (UNC). While at UNC he was in the Society of Physics Students club and was a Program Coordinator for Alternative Break. He worked as an Applications Engineer for a research manufacturing company before coming to Aims Community College in 2011. He is currently working on a Masterís of Environmental Law and Policy at Vermont Law School. Lee thoroughly enjoys discussing energy and manufacturing with students and the community.