CHSS Distinguished Alumni Staff - Johnson

CHSS Distinguished Alumni - Staff

Janae D. Johnson

BS Psychology '11, MAIS '15

Janae D. Johnson is a proud two-time alum of George Mason University; having obtained a bachelor’s in psychology and master’s in interdisciplinary studies in higher education. She also has completed certificates from the University of South Florida.  

Since 2011, Johnson has worked at Mason and is currently the associate director of student employment and enrichment within the Office of University Branding. In 2020, she founded Janae Danielle Consulting & Design, LLC to help clients identify and achieve their desired business and event outcomes. Within the community, she is a student organization advisor, immediate past president of the GMU Black Alumni Chapter, proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and Alfred Street Baptist Church.  

Most recently, Johnson was honored as a Northern Virginia 40 Under 40 by The Leadership Center and Leadership Fairfax. Originally from Petersburg, Virginia, Johnson loves spending time with family and friends, reading, and traveling to any warm place. She lives by her family motto, “If I can help someone along the way, then my living will not be in vain”.