Executive DirectorApartment Association, California Southern Cities
Johanna was born and raised in Sacramento in Northern California. She graduated from the University of San Francisco with a degree in Organizational Behavior.
For more than 25 years Johanna has been working with Senior Executive leaders to assist with process improvement, team development, and strategic planning issues. For almost 10 of those years Johanna was the owner of Creative Corporate Solutions, a Strategic Planning and team development consulting firm. Her favorite thing to do is to facilitate strategic planning retreats and help boards think of new, creative and innovative ways to improve their organizations.
Johanna was CEO for a REALTOR Association before coming to the Apartment Association, California Southern Cities. She has developed a strong affinity for owners and landlords in the Multi-family industry and greatly respects what they do every day to provide housing for residents.
She is an avid scuba diver with more than 35 years under her belt and her favorite dive spots include Tahiti and Grand Cayman Islands. She has been married for 31 years and lives in San Diego with her family – husband, Jim, an Estate Planning and Tax Attorney, and her children– Joshua, 15 and Jordyn, 11.