Blaine Johnson serves as a policy analyst for National Security and International Policy at American Progress. She focuses on China and Asia policy, with an interest in renewable energy, and has undertaken research trips to China and Japan.

Prior to joining American Progress, Johnson worked in government relations in Shanghai and on policy analysis for Fudan University’s Sustainable Behavior Research Group. She received her master’s in public administration from Fudan University, where she was a James B. Reynolds Scholar. She previously interned with the American Council on Renewable Energy and graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College.