Heidi Johnson

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Heidi Johnson is a nonprofit founder, a storyteller, and a believer in good. She uses the power of connection to bring people together for a purpose greater than themselves through her vast work in the nonprofit sector.

For the past decade she has communicated powerful stories to inspire others to serve and give through her blog and podcast Charity Matters. As the Executive Director of the nonprofit TACSC, a youth leadership
organization. She has the privilege of planting that seed of compassion in over 3,000 students a year while revitalizing, rebranding and rebuilding a forty-year-old nonprofit organization.

Heidi co-founded the nonprofit The Spiritual Care Guild at CHLA to provide chaplains of all faiths for patients and families. Today she currently serves as a Trustee at Children’s Hospital Los Angels and on the hospitals Spiritual Care Advisory Board. A strong believer in education Heidi currently serves on the Chancellor’s Advisory Council at Texas Christian University and Loyola Marymount University’s Board of Visitors School of Education. She has served in multiple leadership roles in a number of schools and nonprofit organizations. Heidi is the proud recipient of The Cardinals Award the Cornelian Award and recognized as a First Lady of Urban Compass, all in recognition of service.

Heidi is an alumni of USC. She and her husband, Ron are the proud parents of three sons.