John Crawford serves as CDT’s Office Coordinator, providing general administrative support, facilitating the work of CDT’s Chief Operating Officer, and fighting tirelessly to end the snacking pains and caffeine withdrawals of his coworkers.
Before coming to CDT in October 2015, he interned at the U.S.-European Media Hub in Brussels and the Victory Fund & Institute in Washington, DC. These and other opportunities have given him a wide array of insights into communications, administration, and program management.
John is a recent graduate from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, where he earned a dual Bachelor of Arts in Global Security and Spanish, while minoring in Japanese and Political Science. He has had extensive longterm overseas experiences, including a year in Spain, a summer in Venezuela, and a semester in Brussels. He is fluent in Spanish and conversant in Japanese.