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Kelly Johnson

Kelly Johnson

Kelly Johnson is a Board Member and serves as the Board Treasurer. He has 19 years of Federal Government experience, assuming his duties of Lead Quality Assurance staff position for the Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA), Western Regional Command in April 2019. His previous assignment was Deputy Commander at the Salt Lake City office from 2012 to 2019. Kelly has supported a contract contingency mission to Kuwait in 2008, overseeing contracts and providing direct support to the warfighters. Prior to DCMA, Kelly has 14 years of private industry experience as a NDT Quality Specialist with Thiokol/ATK for the Space Shuttle Booster and multiple DOD programs located at Promontory Utah from Mar 1987 to Oct 2001. Kelly has an additional 8 years private industry experience, including NDT inspector for the nuclear industry and offshore oil platform construction. Kelly is certified Level III in Quality, Level III in Program Management and Level II in Contracting. He is a certified facilitator. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from the University of Phoenix, a Master’s Degree in Policy Management from Georgetown University and a Master’s Degree in Project Management from Columbia Southern University. Kelly is a board member (treasurer) for a VetOps6, providing support to veterans with life’s challenges, transitioning from Military to Civilian careers and additional needs as requested. He has also provided career coaching, resume’ writing and interview preparation support to numerous individuals at all ages and career levels.

Kelly and his wife Rauna live in North Ogden, Utah. They have four Sons and two daughters: David (35), Shawn (32), Tyson (30), Brittany (28), Alex (23) and Kelsey (18). They have four grandsons: Hayden (7), Wyatt (7), Nathaniel (6) and Britain (4).