Melissa Johns

Advisor, Global Indicators Group, World Bank Group

Melissa Johns is an Advisor in the World Bank’s Global Indicators Group. She manages operations for the group and is the co-creator of the Global Indicators of Regulatory Governance. Previously, Johns led regulatory reform projects in more than 10 countries and managed a team with operational engagements spanning 40 countries. Johns holds a Juris Doctorate from Stanford University and a Bachelor of Arts in Public Policy Studies from Duke University. Before joining the World Bank she practiced law with international law firm Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton helping multinational firms complete cross-border deals and acquisitions.