John Prandato

Communications Specialist


M.A. Energy and Environmental Analysis, Boston University; B.A. International Relations, Johns Hopkins University


PrandatoJohnJohn Prandato develops and manages the communications strategy for the Pardee Center. Prior to joining the Center in 2015, John managed communications and outreach for the Massachusetts Institute for a New Commonwealth (MassINC), a think tank focused on Massachusetts policy and politics. Previously, he was a Program Associate at Partnership for a Secure America (PSA), a Washington, DC think tank that promotes bipartisan solutions to foreign policy challenges. While at PSA, he conducted research and outreach for advocacy initiatives focusing on several international policy issues, including climate change and clean energy, science diplomacy, nuclear security, and U.S.-UN relations.

John holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations from Johns Hopkins University and a Master’s degree from the Center for Energy and Environmental Studies (CEES) at Boston University.