Johnny Luo

Intern, Hamilton Place Strategies

Legislative Intern, Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12)

Research Assistant, Michigan Economic Development Corporation


Johnny Luo is an analyst at Hamilton Place Strategies, where he assists a variety of clients in developing data-driven communications strategies and attaining policy objectives.

Prior to joining HPS as an analyst, Johnny was a summer intern at HPS, where he engaged stakeholders and conducted policy research for clients in technology, financial services, healthcare, and international affairs. Johnny has also served as a legislative intern at the Office of Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12), where he supported constituent services and prepared legislative research for caucus meetings and committee hearings. While at the University of Michigan, Johnny worked as a research assistant at Michigan Economic Development Corporation, collecting empirical data and conducting policy research on the impact of advanced vehicle technology and its aftermarket adaptation. Johnny has also interned at Youth Education for Development and Peace, a pro-democracy nonprofit organization in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, where he wrote grant proposals and launched public information campaigns.

Originally from Shandong, China, Johnny spent 7 years in East Brunswick, New Jersey. He graduated with distinction from the University of Michigan’s Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy with a B.A. in Public Policy and a minor in business.