Mr. Johnson is a 1978 graduate of the University of Missouri – Columbia. Upon graduation, Mr. Johnson joined the international accounting firm of Arthur Andersen & Company where he was promoted to Tax Manager in 1982. At Arthur Andersen, Mr. Johnson specialized in structuring real estate transactions for clients and was on the National Real Estate Team. In 1988, Mr. Johnson left Arthur Andersen to pursue a career in the acquisition and management of commercial and multi-family real estate projects. Mr. Johnson is a licensed real estate broker and a certified public accountant in the State of Missouri.