Former Speaker of Vermont
Mitzi Johnson is a consultant and trainer in leadership and democracy, focusing on the practical application of skill-building. She recently concluded 18 years in the Vermont House of Representatives, including four years as Speaker and six years as Vice-Chair and Chair of the House Appropriations Committee. She holds a Master’s in Public Administration from the Harvard Kennedy School. Mitzi serves on the Government Outreach team for US Digital Response, a national non-partisan volunteer organization helping state government deliver services and crisis response, and on the board for the Vermont Foodbank and the Adaptive Leadership Network, a non-profit engaged in leadership training and complex problem solving.