Andrew Johnson, Senior Program Officer, Watershed Protection
Andy’s work seeks to advance the region’s multi-use trail network as a means of connecting communities and contributing to the revitalization of Greater Philadelphia’s urban core. He is also responsible for grantmaking to protect priority lands through innovative, multifaceted strategies in signature regional landscapes, including the Pennsylvania Highlands, the New Jersey Pinelands, and the South Jersey Bayshore. In addition, Andy handles most of the Foundation's support for work in the city of Camden, New Jersey, and for state policy work in Pennsylvania and New Jersey focused on sustainable growth. Previously, he worked at the Pennsylvania Environmental Council, where he was chief operating officer and senior vice president, and in the policy office of New Jersey Governor Thomas Kean. Andy holds a bachelor’s degree from Gettysburg College and a master’s degree in public administration from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard.