Dr. Lonnie Johnson is the founder and CEO of Johnson
Research and Development. A bonafide rocket scientist,
inventor, and “tinkerer,” Dr. Johnson is happiest when he is
inventing, resulting in over 100 patents. From high school
science fair to Tuskegee University, the U.S. Air Force to the
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, he has helped develop some of
the nation’s most advanced technology and advocates for
inner city youth and for STEM programs throughout the U.S.