KEVIN WAYNE JOHNSON
provides organizations, and the people who work within them, with:
The tools to forge effective personal and interpersonal communication.
Training on the elements of dynamic relationships.
Equipping teams with the attitudes and attributes needed to develop individuals into leaders.
Motivating workshops, seminars, insightful keynote speeches and compassionate coaching – all to encourage personal and professional growth.
These goals, objectives and desired outcomes are achieved through a series of eleven (11) core leadership programs that teach the foundational principles of "value," "care" and "influence."
Kevin Wayne Johnson is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of The Johnson Leadership Group, LLC. He has taken up the task of developing individual and organizational operating excellence as his life’s purpose, plans and through intentional living. He coaches in order to coax audiences to live out their gifts and dreams.
Johnson is a best-selling author of eight (8) books and the contributing author to an additional seven (7) books on the topics of Faith, Leadership, Blended Families, Finance, Writing and Global Book Marketing, all since 2001. As a current radio and television co-host, his books have earned some 19 literary awards. Gayle King, an editor-at-large for O, The Oprah Magazine praised his work, writing to him that “Your book, Kevin, touched me.” In September 2019, he penned the Amazon.com Best-seller (2 categories) titled: Leadership with a Servant's Heart: Leading through Personal Relationships. This book has earned 8 literary awards in 2020 and 2021.
An Independent internationally certified coach, teacher, mentor and speaker with the nationally recognized John Maxwell Team, Johnson leads learning experiences that are tailored to meet the specific needs of the audience(s), to help maximize efficiency, growth, awareness and effectiveness. Johnson successfully completed a 34-year career in government and private industry (retired) in late 2017 as a middle-to-senior level leader in various and diverse positions of increased responsibility.
A native of Richmond, Virginia, Johnson earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Management/Economics/Finance from Virginia Commonwealth University and completed course work towards an M.B.A. at Marymount University (Arlington, VA) and the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. He is an ordained Church of God Ministries, Inc. (Anderson, IN) minister and has held numerous leadership positions at the local, regional, national and international levels. Johnson serves as the Faith Community Commissioner on the Maryland Governor Commission for Suicide Prevention, a 4-year term beginning January 2019. He also serves on the National Board of Directors with Nexus Family Healing, Plymouth (Minneapolis), MN, since 2018, The Pinnacle Forum, Scottsdale, AZ, and finally, Sable Assent Coin Corporation, Palm Springs, FL. The last 2 appointments came in 2021.
He lives in Clarksville, Maryland, with his wife Gail, of 28 years, and three sons - Kevin, Christopher, and Cameron.