Martin Johnson

Chief External Affairs Officer


Martin is the Chief External Affairs Officer. In this role, he oversees Research and Economic Advocacy; Community and Industry Relations; Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI), Government Affairs/Lobbying; Regulatory Affairs; Political Operations; and RPAC. Martin has a strong background in politics, having worked for numerous politicians and working on political campaigns. He previously served our association as Senior Vice Preside of Government Relations. When Martin is able to step away from work, you might catch him enjoying a burger with his wife, Elizabeth, and their two kids, Evelyn and Van.

Favorite Quote:

“Don’t give up… Don’t ever give up!” – Jim Valvano