Johnson brings nearly twenty years of experience in fundraising, development activities and strategic planning specifically aimed at assisting and improving development operations. In addition, she is an attorney who has specialized in estate and gift tax planning. Since 2003, Johnson has been the president and CEO of Endowment Builders, a company she founded that assists organizations with strategic planning and fundraising. She has helped her clients earn more than $20 million in donations.
Johnson earned an undergraduate degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and she holds a law degree from Washington University in St. Louis.