John Aung, Operations Coordinator, ensures the smooth implementation of the Myanmar Media Program and is responsible for all logistical matters related to program activities. Prior to joining MDIF in March 2017, he worked as an Administrative Assistant at the Joint Peace Fund in Yangon. John completed his Diploma in Business Management and Administration at the Strategy First Institute in Yangon. He also has a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy from the University of Distance Education in Mandalay and a Bachelor’s degree in Sacred Theology from the Institute of Catholic Major Seminary in Yangon. He is based in Yangon, Myanmar and speaks Burmese, English and the local ethnic languages of Kachin, Rawang and Lisu.