Deidre Johnson


Deidre Johnson (MBA, Yale School of Management) is the CEO & Executive Director of The Center for African-American Health. Deidre is an ASCEND Aspen Institute Fellow and a Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Livingston Fellow. She currently serves on the following boards and steering committees: Colorado COVID-19 Health Equity Response Team, Denver Racial Equity Council, Colorado Behavioral Health Task Force, the Colorado Nonprofit Loan Fund, the Colorado Health Access Fund State Advisory Board and Lighthouse Writers Workshop. A Denver native, Deidre graduated from St. Mary’s Academy, holds an AB in English from Princeton University and an MBA from the Yale School of Management.