July 2022 Virtual Meeting – John Parilla

Tuesday, July 5th, 2022 at 6:00pm

John Parilla is a custom furniture maker and YouTube content creator working out of Coral Springs, Florida. Mostly self-taught, John began woodworking in 2014. He has found a niche with his “apothecary“ style furniture, featuring intricate multi-drawer cabinets. Many of his projects can be found on the parillaworks YouTube channel in the form of build videos with detailed voice-overs. He also offers detailed plans for some of his more popular projects.

Before becoming a furniture maker, John worked in the intelligence community near Washington, DC. He earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Materials Science & Engineering at the University of Florida. He resides in Coral Springs, Florida with his wife, Stephanie, and two children, Nora and Joey.