John Thomas Pinna is an international development operative working in the areas of government relations, political positioning, and engagement modelling. His focus is on the developing world, religious freedom, and national security. He is the host of the first Muslim/Christian Podcast, Crossing Faiths, a partner is the Mitchell Firm, Talos International Services, The Bustos Group, and serves as the Muslim Co-Chair and a steering committee member and Muslim co-chair of International Religious Freedom Round Table.
Over his 20-year career in international development and countering radical ideology Pinna has personally secured and managed $600 million dollars across 43 projects, with engagement in 22 countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and Asia and secured a total of $12.7 billion dollars in international development initiatives.
Crossing Faiths features commentary on news, politics, multifaith experiences, and expert guests.
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The conversations build on almost a decade of collaboration, during which Matt & John advocated in Washington, D.C. for religious freedom domestically and around the globe. On Twitter via @mthawk, @jtpinna, and @crossingfaiths