Bruce Johnson

Inter-University Council of Ohio
(Commissioner Alternate)
(614) 464-1266
10 West Broad Street, Suite 450
Appointment Term: 
Jan 10, 2007

Bruce Johnson currently serves as the president and CEO of the Inter-University Council of Ohio. Johnson has held his current position since December of 2006. Johnson leads an organization designed to provide each of its member institutions with opportunities to collaborate for the benefit of higher education in Ohio. Johnson is responsible for strategy development and implementation for all aspects of the Inter-University Council. Prior to serving in his current capacity, Johnson served as lieutenant governor of Ohio and state development director. During his tenure, Ohio was recognized twice for leading the nation in new and expanded facilities. Before serving as director of the Department of Development, Johnson was a member of the Ohio Senate where he served as president pro tempore, chairman of the Ways and Means Committee, and chairman of the Judiciary Committee. Johnson earned his bachelors degree in business administration from Bowling Green State University and his juris doctor from Capital University Law School. He was admitted to the Ohio Bar in 1985.Updated: 8.13.2012