Kevin Johnson
Chief Operating Officer of the Geochemical Society

Kevin Johnson

Contact & Links

  • (202) 478-8836 | fax: (202) 478-8821
  • kjohnson at
  • Earth and Planets Laboratory
    Carnegie Institution for Science
    5241 Broad Branch Road, NW
    Washington, DC 20015-1305


Kevin Johnson is the Chief Operating Officer of the Geochemical Society, which moved to Carnegie in May 2015. He is responsible for management of the society's programs and staff. Previously, Kevin was the Director of Education and Research for the Association of Government Accountants, overseeing the association’s professional development programs. He coordinated more than 100 educational sessions and seminars each year, including two national conferences and virtual trainings. He also directed the development of research reports in AGA’s thought leadership library. Before joining AGA, Kevin was a program manager with the National Association of State Treasurers, specializing in municipal finance and debt management. He also worked as a budget analyst with the U.S. Department of Justice. Kevin is a graduate of the Maxwell School of Syracuse University and the University of Kentucky.