John manages Athena’s internal and external communications operations, from strategy to implementation. He previously interned with UN Women South Asia in Delhi with the Ending Violence Against Women team. He also has significant freelance writing experience, including publications in Huffington Post and WSSCC (Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council). His experience at the grassroots level includes teaching disadvantaged children at a small NGO in Delhi. John completed his master’s degree in development studies at SOAS (School of Oriental and African Studies), University of London. He also holds a bachelor’s degree in the study of religions from SOAS.