Speaker Profile

Jeff Johnson
Managing Principal / JIJ Communications

Jeff Johnson provides strategic insight and messaging consulting to clients in the private, public, and entertainment sectors. His client list includes Google, Oppenheimer Funds, the City of Cleveland, and the Super PAC Priorities USA. Over the last two decades, Mr. Johnson has developed expertise in communications, political engagement, and strategic consulting to create a unique career committed to developing solutions and systemic change. He recently sat with both President Barack Obama and Secretary Hillary Clinton for BET News and provides regular content on the nationally syndicated Rickey Smiley Morning Show. Mr. Johnson served as national director of the Youth & College Division of the NAACP and held an appointment by Russell Simmons as the vice president of the Hip Hop Summit Action Network (HSAN).