Ms. Johnson was appointed to her present position in August 2011. As Assistant Secretary, she provides support for the Yale Corporation and University Council and is the liaison to the Sheffield Scientific School Board of Trustees and the Henry Fellowship. Prior to joining the Office of the Secretary full-time, she worked last year on special projects for both the Secretary’s and President’s Offices and served as the director of the President's Public Service Fellowship in 2011. Ms. Johnson is a 2008 graduate of Yale College. From 2008-2010, she participated in the Woodbridge Fellowship, a program that introduces recent Yale College graduates to university administration. In that capacity, she spent one year in the Office of Public Affairs and one year in the Office of the Secretary.