Mr. Johnson served on active duty for 22 years in the US Navy as a Cryptologic Officer and Information Operations (IO) Planner. He became a member of the federal civil service in 2004 and was appointed to the Intelligence Community Senior Leadership Corps in 2012. Mr. Johnson’s service to the Navy and DoD has spanned nearly 30 years.
As Technical Advisor for Navy Cyber and ISR Integration (N2N6F TD), Mr. Johnson ensures that wide-ranging capabilities in areas such as communications, intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance and electronic warfare operate in unison to provide a seamless capability for the fleet as the Navy pursues information dominance in Joint operations. These systems represent more than 180 programs and $50B across the Future Years Defense Plan (FYDP).
He has served in Europe, Asia and on the East and West coasts within CONUS. His assignments have been afloat and ashore, both technical and managerial. Ashore, he has served as an Electronic Maintenance Officer, Operational Planner, Global Network Operations Officer and as the Navy’s Operational Designated Accrediting Authority. Afloat, he served as Cryptologic Officer, Intelligence Officer and Electronic Warfare Officer.
A California native, Mr. Johnson holds a Bachelors Degree in Physics from the University of South Carolina and a Masters Degree in Systems Engineering (Information Warfare Curriculum) from the Naval Postgraduate School.