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Jeff Johnson (BET personality) Biography
Jeff Johnson (BET personality) is a communications specialist and journalist. He appeared on the TV show Rap City on the BET cable network in the United States, where he spoke about such issues as violence and voting. He is besides a storyteller, developer of messages, and architect of social solutions who’s as comfortable in front of the camera as he is behind the scenes developing strategy and messages for his clients.
The award-winning journalist and communications specialist is currently Managing Principal for the Baltimore based strategy firm JIJ Communications, where he provides strategic insight and messaging consulting to clients in the private, public, and entertainment sectors. His client list includes Google, Oppenheimer Funds, the City of Cleveland and Victoria’s Secret.
Over the last two decades, Jeff has developed expertise in communications, political engagement and strategic consulting to create a unique career committed to developing solutions and systemic change. He calls it double the bottom-line impact and is committed to it for both his personal brand and that of his clients. Jeff states, ”The problems many of our communities face can be transformed by exploring market-driven solutions that merge the public, private and philanthropic sectors into ecosystems of impact”.
He sat with both President Barack Obama and Secretary Hillary Clinton for BET News and provides regular content on the nationally syndicated Rickey Smiley Morning Show. Jeff formally served as National Director for the Youth & College Division of the NAACP and held an appointment by Russell Simmons as the Vice President of the Hip-Hop Summit Action Network (HSAN).
In 2014 Jeff worked with Steve Harvey on his New York Times Best Seller, Act Like A Success, Think Like A Success, and is the author of his own book, Everything I’m Not Made Me Everything I Am. This winter he will Host and Executive Produce MANCAVE, a late-night talk show targeting urban men airing on BET.
Jeff Johnson (BET personality)
Jeff Johnson (BET personality) Age
He was born in Harrogate, United Kingdom, But raised in Cleveland, Ohio, Johnson was an active childhood leader and a track and field participant. He graduated from Cleveland Heights High School and attended the University of Toledo where he was chairman of the Student Government and the Black Student Union.
Jeff Johnson (BET personality) Net Worth
He worked with Steve Harvey on his 2014 best-selling book Act Like A Success, Think Like A Success. Jeff Johnson is a member of the famous Radio Host list. Award-winning journalist and communications specialist is known best for his social and political commentary on BET, MSNBC, and syndicated radio. His estimated net worth is under review.
Jeff Johnson (BET personality) Black Entertainment Television
Johnson’s participation in these organizations piqued BET’s interest in playing the role of Cousin Jeff, who believed he could use his understanding of cultural and political relations on their Rap City show. He was seen on the Jeff Johnson Chronicles show as well. He hosted a weekly news show, The Truth With Jeff Johnson, in August 2008.
Jeff Johnson (BET personality) Wife / Children
Johnson served as National Director for the Youth and College Division of NAACP and as Vice President of the Summit Action Network for Hip Hop. He is the honored husband of Jacqueline A. Johnson and a dad of four, Madison daughter(1999) and Myles, Malcolm and Baldwin children.
Jeff Johnson (BET personality) Recent activities
Johnson had public-speaking commitments across the United States to churches, universities and local communities. He was senior media and youth outreach consultant for People for the American Way, domestic manager of NAACP’s youth and college division, and vice president of the Hip Hop Summit Action Network (HSAN).
Johnson was the only American journalist to interview Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the first woman head of government elected by Africa and the first female president elected by Liberia. Johnson was one of only two news correspondents to interview Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir, who for thirteen years had not given interviews to American media outlets.
Johnson interviewed Senator Hillary Clinton and Minister Louis Farrakhan, President Barack Obama. In 2007, he testified to restoration activities in the wake of Hurricane Katrina (2005) before the United States House Committee on Homeland Security.
For CNN.com, The Root.com and Black Politics, Johnson has released social and political comments on Web.com. Newsweek and The Boston Globe cited Johnson. Johnson currently contributes commentary and analysis about issues related to race, politics, popular culture and socio-economics for MSNBC, CNN, Fox News, XM radio, Sirius Satellite Radio, BET and The Dr. Phil Show.
Recently, Johnson appeared at Fort Valley State University in Fort Valley, Georgia. Johnson was the host for the 2013 AT&T 28 Days series in Detroit as well. On the 110th Anniversary of the Fraternity, 4 December 2016, Johnson became a member of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity.