Member at Large
John participated in an IVLP visit in 2009 focusing on foreign policy. He is a strategic communications professional whose 15 year career began working as political aide to British MPs before moving to public affairs and strategic communications consulting in the UK and oversees. John has written extensively about foreign and UK politics (http://slingerblog.blogspot.com/). John is active in UK centre left politics and co-founded and chaired the Pragmatic Radicalism group in 2011 that pioneered participatory policy-making during the 2010-2015 parliament.