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John Godwin

Director of Content

John came to Tesla in 2013 first working on researching Syria. He is now the Director of Content, overseeing content creation and development, data management, research, and strategic relationships for Tesla.

John is a democracy assistance, good governance, and Eastern Europe specialist with experience working with USG-funded NGOs. He has served customers across the intelligence community, military, and civilian agencies. Our clients appreciate John’s in-depth knowledge of international affairs and an aptitude for creating innovative technical solutions to long intractable problems.

Outside of the office, you’re likely to find John volunteering on one of many local boards, committees, or organizations in Tampa.


  • Auburn University, BA Political Science
  • Florida State University, MA International Affairs
  • Moscow State University, Russian Language and Culture