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Federal official , company executive

Roger Wayne Johnson, computer manufacturing company executive, former federal official.


Johnson, Roger Wayne was born in 1934.


Bachelor, Clarkson University, 1956. Master of Business Administration, University Massachusetts, 1963.


With General Electric Company, 1956-1969, The Singer Company, 1969-1974, vice president operations business machines division. With Memorex Corporation, System Development Corporation, 1978-1981, president products group. President office systems group Burroughs Corporation, 1981-1982.

President, chief operating officer Western Digital Corporation, 1982-1983, also Chief Executive Officer, 1983-1993, also chairman board, 1984-1993. Board directors Needham Funds, JTS Corporation, Insulectro, Array Microsys., Supris Solutions. Regent lecturer University California, Irvine.