Michael Johnson joins Take Charge with over 25 years experience in the legal field, with an emphasis in case management, preparing detailed legal written materials and coordination with clients, staff, partners, opposing counsel and courts. Mr. Johnson received his Bachelor’s of Arts degree in 1986 from Winston-Salem State University with honors in Political Science/Public Administration. After graduating he went on to attend Thurgood Marshall School of Law where he received his Juris Doctorate Degree in 1989.
Although, Mr. Johnson had an extensive career in the corporate law firm environment, he believes that his previous employment as a Juvenile Probation Officer was his most fulfilling work. As such, Mr. Johnson has become more involved in ventures that support youth, families, and those disfranchised in the community. More recently, Mr. Johnson served as Program Site Director for the Make A Difference House, a youth & family initiative aimed at rehabilitating youth and strengthening families in the Glenncrest (former East Gate Public Housing) community in S.E. Washington, D.C. He’s also served as the Director of Operations for the Father McKenna Center, a social service agency, serving men struggling with homelessness and very low income families in Ward 6 of Washington, DC.
Michael currently serves as a board member of the National Homecomers Academy, a 501(c)(3) designed to assist returning citizens in their communities. He is also a proud member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc., Pi Gamma Mu International Honor Society in Social Sciences, and Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, International