John Raidt

Senior Advisor


Areas Of Expertise

  • Public Policy
  • National & Homeland Security
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Natural Resource Management 


  • M.A.. in Public Administration, Harvard University

John Raidt serves as a Senior Advisor to the Kyle House Group and is a Vice President at Jones Group International.  John has over 23 years of public policy experience including, national and homeland security, energy, the environment, and natural resource management. He lives in Arlington, Virginia and serves as a public administration, public policy, and strategic planning consultant.  

John has served as a professional staff member of three national commissions including the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (9/11 Commission); the Commission on the National Guard and Reserves, as well as the Independent Commission on the Security Forces of Iraq. 

In 2008, he served as deputy to General James L. Jones (USMC-Ret.), Special Envoy for Middle East Regional Security, focusing on resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian dispute.  He is a former senior staff member to the U.S. Senate, having served as Legislative Director for U.S. Senator John McCain and Staff Director of the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation.    

John is a senior fellow at the Atlantic Council and holds a Master of Public Administration degree from Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government.