herb_johnsonHerb Johnson, President/CEO, puts his extensive executive experience to work leading the San Diego Rescue Mission, an organization that, literally day-by-day, makes the difference between life and death for many in our city.

Mr. Johnson, who holds a MBA from the Harvard Business School, had a dynamic career in the business world, including leading Summit Concept, a unique Supply Chain and Executive Partnership Firm based in San Diego. He also served as Executive Vice President for Supply Chain Management of Premier, Inc., and as President of Premier Purchasing Partners, L.P., a $14 billion Group Purchasing Organization. In addition, he was President of the Council of Logistics Management, the leading association of supply chain executives in the world.

His record of 30-years in supply chain, logistics and operations management, and national and international distribution have established him among the nation’s most gifted business leaders.  He also served with distinction in critical roles for CVS Corporation, a $16 billion pharmacy chain with drug stores across America.

Mr. Johnson and his wife Carol have five children and 12 grandchildren. They live in Kensington and are active members in Christ United Presbyterian Church. Additionally, they both spend significant time serving on several boards throughout the county.