Chris Johnson


A Wisconsin native, Mr. Johnson has been a Fitchburg resident since 1993, raising two sons here and working in both the scientific and financial services industries. Before joining the Fitchburg Optimist Club in 2014, he volunteered to help construct the Kids Crossing playground at McKee Park. He has coached various local youth sports teams, and regularly volunteers serving youth and high school groups at his church. Through his professional affiliation with U.S. Bank, he served as a United Way of Dane County Loaned Executive and over 8 years as Employee Campaign board member and 4 times as chairman, with emphasis on early childhood literacy and teenage academic programs.