Mr. Johnson joined the DeKalb County Tax Commissioner’s Office in July 2000 as a Network Coordinator. Under the leadership of Tom Scott (deceased) and his successor, Claudia Lawson, Mr. Johnson has held several positions within the tax office including supervisor and manager level positions over the past 18 years. He was appointed Chief Deputy Tax Commissioner in 2007 while managing the branch office in Brookhaven.
Mr. Johnson is a proud graduate of Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania, where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Arts and a Master’s Degree in Education. Mr. Johnson’s prior career experience was gained as a Quality Manager at Square D, a Training Supervisor at Michelin Tire Corporation, and a Manufacturing Supervisor at Westinghouse Electric Corporation.
Mr. Johnson is a member of the South DeKalb Chapter of Rotary International and Mount Moriah Baptist Church in Tucker, where he serves on the Board of Directors. He is a 34-year member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated, Kappa Alpha Alpha Chapter in Decatur.