Derek Johnson

Board Member


Derek Johnson is the director of education at the Charles Koch Institute where he works to support research and educational programs that advance an understanding of the factors that enable people to improve their lives and the lives of those around them. He has been with the Charles Koch Institute or Charles Koch Foundation for nine years.

Prior to joining the Charles Koch Institute, Mr. Johnson was a research fellow at the Institute for Political Economy at Utah State University where he graduated with a BA and MS in political science. He lives in Alexandria, Virginia with his wife and two kids.