Dady DJ. Johnson
Mr. Johnson has worked in non-profit organizations for over a decade in the field of human services which also includes clinical & trauma informed environment and life- transformation. He has worked with the underprivileged, homeless, former inmates and substance use disorders individuals to help create and improve a lasting change in many people’s lives.
Mr. Johnson manages the Youth Soccer of New Rochelle recreation. This soccer program serves over hundreds of youths and families in the New Rochelle community yearly. Mr. Johnson strengthened diversity and inclusion on the recreation Soccer Board which now reflects the diversity of the community. He created partnership with the New Rochelle Public Library and many local businesses to create a pathway for scholarships and reduced fees. Thanks to Mr. Johnson hard work and dedication, families who could not afford to participate because of their economic status are now given the opportunity to play soccer.
Mr. Johnson is also the founding member of the Young Coaches Program. This organization provides youths from middle and high schools the opportunity to serve in the community while training and learning character and leadership skills in the process.
Mr. Johnson is an entrepreneur and innovator who have created Christian board games. He is currently developing apps and videos games soon to be published. Mr. Johnson obtained a bachelor’s degree from Nyack College and a Master of Divinity in Urban Theology from the Alliance Theological Seminary. He holds numerous certificates in clinical and mental health counseling, drug addictions and substance abuse, non-violent crisis management and is a certified New York State Chaplain.