Ms. Johnson holds a M.Ed. from Lesley University, a M.S. with a focus in Organizational and Professional Communication from Regis College, and a B.A. from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Brandi is an AmeriCorps alum, having served two-years working with inner-city youth in Boston. She has held multiple roles at several educational institutions including Endicott College, Regis College, Brookline Public Schools, UMass Amherst, Boston Public Schools and Citizen Schools. Brandi is invited annually as a motivational speaker for Boston area High Schools and has also been the keynote speaker at Boston’s “Diversity Power” Diversity Leaders seminar.
- Citizen Schools Alumni Achievement Award (2009)
- NASPA Network for Education, Equity and Ethnic Diversity “NEEED” Award (2011)
- Regis College “SAAC” Faculty/Staff Appreciation Award (2007)
- Endicott College “Student Government Appreciation Award” (2013)