Leonard Johnson is a professor in the College of Education and Human Services and completed his doctorate in Cultural Foundations of Education at Kent State University. Prior to earning his Ph.D., he served in a variety of administrative roles in student affairs for 15 years. As a faculty member working in Teacher Education in Kentucky, Wisconsin and Michigan, he has worked on major grants designed to develop programs in collaboration with Native American Community Colleges created to help their students achieve Teacher Certification.

Dr. Johnson is an avid reader and professional disc golfer. He enjoys taking long walks with his dog, playing disc golf and designing disc golf courses in the area.