John Wonderlich

Executive Director

John Wonderlich is the Executive Director for the Sunlight Foundation and one of the nation’s foremost advocates for open government. John leads Sunlight’s effort to change government at every level, by opening up key data sources and information to make government more accountable to citizens. He is a global authority on transparency policy, from legislation and accountability in Congress to ethics and information policy in the executive branch. John has spoken internationally on technology and transparency and has testified before the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee. He has appeared on NPR, Fox News and C-SPAN, and his expertise has been cited by The New York Times, The Washington Post, and other media outlets. He is a graduate of Penn State University and resides in the District of Columbia.