A. Wayne Johnson

Key Facts

Party Republican
Status Challenger

Background

A. Wayne Johnson grew up in Macon, Georgia, earned his B.A. from Mercer University, his MBA from Emory University, and his Ph.D. in higher education leadership from Mercer University. 

He is an Army veteran and served as a senior official in Former President Trump’s administration. Johnson was the chief strategy and transformation officer and chief operating officer for the Department of Education’s Office of Federal Student Aid from 2017 to 2019. Along with this, he has decades of experience as a senior executive, entrepreneur, and CEO of multiple businesses.

Key Issues

Economy

Johnson is in support of full federal student loan debt forgiveness.

Healthcare

Johnson is in support of increasing rural access to healthcare.

Sources

johnsoncongress.com

ballotpedia.org

13wmaz.com