Donald Johnson

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Commissioner Donald Johnson is Navy Veteran and law student at the California Western School of Law. He volunteers his time to make a positive impact in the community by coaching youth through fellowship and basketball.

Commissioner Johnson lost countless childhood friends due to adversity and gang-related violence while growing up in Los Angeles, California. He graduated from Dominguez High School located in Compton and obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology and Criminal Justice from Point Loma Nazarene University. He served as a counselor for the Big Brothers Club and adviser for the “Greater Peace-New Life” program. The program provides supportive relationships and mentorship for incarcerated youth to reduce gang-related crime, violence and recidivism.