After receiving a B.S. from the University of Illinois in Chicago in 1971, Mr. Johnson served in the U.S. Naval Reserves on the USS ALAMO LSD33 through 1973. He married Karen in 1973 and they have 2 sons, Bryan and Scott.
With a masters from George Williams College in Downers Grove, IL (1981) and synod certification from MLC (1997) along the way, Mr. Johnson has served Lakeside and its student since 1993. He currently teaches Science 9, Biology, Chemistry, Human Anatomy, Environmental Science, Tech. Drafting, Keyboarding and Health.
He has been the Science department Chair from 1996-2012, and has coached Track & Field and Cross Country since his first year here.