Deborah Johnson became a member of Mohave Electric Cooperative in 1995. She has served as Board Director for District 2 since 2012 and is currently the Board Vice President. At the June 2018 District 2 meeting, members in attendance recommended Johnson to continue representing them for a three-year term.
Johnson attained the Credentialed Cooperative Director Certificate, a recognized measurement of competency on key current issues, through course work offered by the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association. She has taken advanced course studies to receive the Board Leadership Certificate. Johnson was awarded the NRECA Gold Director Certificate in 2018. She regularly updates skills through course training and workshops in the electrical utility field.
Johnson worked in various management and accounting positions and has an Associate of Arts degree in general education. She is currently a member and treasurer of St. John's Lutheran Church. Johnson also enjoys serving as a social member and fundraiser for Chaparral Country Club.
Named Volunteer of the Year in 2000, Johnson was recognized for her service as a canine therapist.