Milton R. Johnson
President and Chief Investment Officer
Milton R. Johnson serves as President and Chief Investment Officer for Johnson Development where he is responsible for overall firm management with a focus on day to day operations, managing firm risks and firm investments and providing oversight to healthcare and federal healthcare project development teams and property management leadership as it relates to the on-going delivery of those key services. He is also responsible for driving and implementing firm strategy.
Milton’s experience in real estate financing, project development and as a healthcare general contractor provide him with a comprehensive knowledge of the key components required in the development process, as well as the skills necessary to structure unique financial solutions tailored to meet the needs of each client and project.
Mr. Johnson has served as the firm’s Managing Director where he was responsible for all aspects of project development, from budgeting and marketing to leasing and tenant move-in. In addition to project specific responsibilities, Mr. Johnson was also responsible for the capitalization of each project and ensured that the needs of the project were matched with various capital sources to provide project funding from construction to operations.
Before joining Johnson Development, Mr. Johnson worked with a large healthcare general contractor as part of the on-site management team and as part of the Preconstruction Department which initiated design/build projects ranging from a $5 million ambulatory surgery center renovation to a $120 million new hospital facility. While employed with a regional financial institution, Milton’s primary responsibility was to analyze the feasibility of lending for commercial real estate development and commercial construction projects.
Mr. Johnson graduated from Wofford College with a bachelor’s degree in Business Economics. He holds a Healthcare Construction Certificate from the American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE) and is a licensed real estate salesperson in the State of Alabama. He is active in civic and professional organizations including the Glenwood and the Crippled Children’s Foundation.