Mike Johnson

Director, Materials


Michael Johnson is a net positive visionary and sustainability professional, whose decades-long career path has led him from environmental restoration fieldwork and social entrepreneurship to corporate executive leadership.

In various roles as Founder and CEO, Director of Sustainability, and as Chief Sustainability Officer, he brings real world context and practical solutions to individuals and organizations seeking to have net positive impact.

Mike’s understanding of how commerce is a powerful force in the balance of planet, people and economy has enabled his sustainability initiatives to grow from start-up level to industry-recognized and leading edge in various organizations.He is a founding member of the Living Product 50, whose members seek to bring independently-verified net positive products to market.

In his personal time, you’re likely to find him telemark skiing, mountain biking, hiking, trail running, kite surfing, or climbing, all to reconnect his wild side to wild places.