Rich Johnson

Functional Experience

  • Public Offerings of Debt & Equity; Private Equity & Venture Capital Financing
  • Mergers & Acquisitions – Buy & Sell
  • Financial and Operations Management; Treasury Operations
  • Information Systems Management and Implementation
  • SEC & Board Financial Reporting; SEC/SOX & Regulatory Compliance
  • Financial Planning & Analysis (Modeling)

Example Industries

  • EduTech/For-Profit Education
  • Technology Manufacturing; Semiconductor Packaging & Testing
  • Mining & Heavy Manufacturing
  • Specialty & Radiopharmaceuticals
  • Cannabis (integrated multi-state)
  • Waste Management
  • eCommerce/Retail

Rich Johnson



Rich Johnson has over 30 years financial leadership experience, serving as CFO of public and private companies in the technology, manufacturing mining and education sectors. He is hands-on leader who has successfully managed businesses through significant changes and challenges while seeking growth both organically and through acquisition.

In his CFO role, Andy has sourced acquisitions, conducted due diligence, secured financing, negotiated with all related parties. He has raised debt and equity capital. Andy has led the finance departments of companies where he served, negotiating contract and settlements, directing the SEC reporting for public companies, and implementing ERP systems. He has managed the strategic planning, financial analysis and treasury functions for organizations ranging from $50 to 250 million. 

Relevant Experience 

  • Republic Services
  • Amkor Technologies
  • Isola Group
  • Zovio (Bridgepoint Education)
  • Goodwill (Arizona)
  • VP & CFO, Neumont University
  • VP Finance, ATI Schools & Colleges
  • EVP & CFO, High-Tech Institute
  • VP & CFO, Radyne Comstream
  • CEO & Co-Founder, QED & Pyloma
  • VP & CFO, BHP Copper Metals
  • Assistant Treasurer Magma Copper

Education, Licenses & Certifications

  • BS, Business Administration – Accounting – University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK

  • CPA