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Financial executive

Clark Hughes Johnson, American financial executive. Certified management accountant. Recipient Affirmative Action award, Johnson & Johnson, 1982, Pinnacle alumni award, Fairleigh Dickinson University, 1990.

Background

Johnson, Clark Hughes was born on October 12, 1935 in New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States. Son of Arthur R. and Antoinette (Clark) Johnson.

Education

Children from previous marriage: Kevin, David, Todd. Stepchildren: Adam Goldschmidt, Lisa Goldschmidt. Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Rutgers University, 1961.

Master of Business Administration in Management, Fairleigh Dickinson U., 1973. Certified management acct.Various accounting positions Johnson & Johnson Products, Incorporated, New York Brunswick, 1953-1957, Personal Products Company, Milltown, New Jersey, 1957-1961. Controller Devro, Inc. subsidiary Johnson & Johnson, Somerville, New Jersey, 1961-1974, vice president finance, 1974-1976.

Assistant corporation contractor Johnson & Johnson, New Brunswick, 1976-1977, corporation contractor, 1977-1985, vice president contractor, 1985-1988. Vice president finance, chief finance officer, director, Executive Committee, 1988.

Career

Various accounting positions Johnson & Johnson Products, Incorporated, New York Brunswick, 1953—1957, Personal Products Company, Milltown, New Jersey, 1957—1961. Controller Devro, Inc. subsidiary Johnson & Johnson, Somerville, 1961—1974, vice president finance, 1974—1976. Assistant corporation controller Johnson & Johnson, New Brunswick, 1976—1977, corporation controller, 1977—1985, vice president controller, 1985—1988, vice president finance, Chief Financial Officer, director, executive committee, since 1988.

Achievements

  • Certified management accountant.

Politics

The use of force may be supported in extreme situations and when the need to do so is beyond reasonable doubt.

Views

The family has its own complex identity as a small community of covenant love and trust.

Membership

Co-chairman accounting department advisory council Rutgers University, since 1982. Member of FASB (oversight committee 1990-1991), Finance Accounting Foundation (trustee 1989-1991), Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (chairman finance section 1991-1992), Institute of Certified Management Accountants (chairman board regents 1984-1988), National Association of Accountants (national vice president 1978-1979).

Connections

Married Diane Shamy Goldschmidt, September 30, 1989. Stepchildren: Adam Goldschmidt, Lisa Goldschmidt;children from previous marriage: Kevin, David, Todd.

father:
Arthur R. Johnson

mother:
Antoinette (Clark) Johnson

spouse:
Diane Shamy Goldschmidt

children:
David Johnson

Adam Goldschmidt Johnson

Todd Johnson

Lisa Goldschmidt;children from previous marriage: Kevin Johnson