Laura M. Johnson, MBA

  • Assistant Vice President for Budget & Auxiliary Services

Laura Johnson

She serves as the Chief Budget Officer for the College. She is responsible for the financial model, budget office, and auxiliary services including the dining hall, central services, bookstore, and summer conferences. She oversees the implementation of the College’s revenue, operating, salary, and capital budgets, and the College’s multi-year financial and capital plan. She manages all matters related to resource allocation, financial planning, major purchases, and capital projects. She sits on the Finance and Benefits Committee, the Planning Committee, the Washington Scholars Advisory Council, and serves as an Adviser for the Washington College Veterans Association and as a student mentor.

Laura earned her MBA from Salisbury University’s Perdue School of Business in Salisbury, Maryland. Her undergraduate degree is from Wesley College in Dover, Delaware where she graduated Summa Cum Laude and was student representative. She is also a member of Alpha Chi.

Before joining the Finance Office, Laura held a 26-year corporate career with the DuPont Company in Wilmington, DE serving as the Sr. Global Financial Analyst. She was DuPont’s MBA Finance Mentor of the Year in 2001 and is currently Six Sigma certified. She was the past Treasurer on the board at Stine-Haskell Federal Credit Union in Newark, Delaware. She is active in the community, has taught Character Counts in Queen Anne’s County for over 9 years, and is a member of the American Red Cross.