Brett Johnson

Brett joins the 2017 World Rowing Championships as an executive on loan from USRowing where he has spent the past 19 years, including the last eight as Director of Operations. Prior to his operations role, he served as USRowing’s Director of Communications. Brett has worked seven Olympic Games, including five Summer Games and two Winter Games, in various communications roles. Prior to joining USRowing, he worked in the sports media relations department at the University of Kentucky.

A native of Fort Thomas, Ky., Brett earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and a master’s degree from the University of Miami in Florida.

Brett Johnson
Senior Director of Competition