JC Johnson

JC Johnson

MBA National Director, Project Youth Extension Service (YES) 919-513-3165

Areas of Expertise

  • Youth Development
  • Leadership Development
  • Professional Development programs


JC Johnson is the National Director, Project Youth Extension Service (YES!), NC State University. Project YES! is a DoD funded youth development program focused on working with youth of military families engaged in the deployment process. JC is a 25-year veteran of the United States Air Force and retired as a Command Chief Master Sergeant. He also served on the Executive Communications team supporting the Secretary and Deputy Secretary of the Defense. Additionally, he served in multiple leadership positions throughout the Professional Military Education career field. JC holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Our Lady of the Lake University, a Bachelor of Science in Technical Management from the University of Maryland, and Master Certificate in Human Resource Development from Villanova University. He’s a staunch advocate of lifelong learning and loves reading and motorcycles.

Programs and Initiatives

  • Youth development support for Yellow Ribbon events
  • Leadership development and resiliency programs
  • Professional development programs

Contributing Websites

Contact Information

Youth, Family, and Community Sciences
NC State University
512 Brickhaven Drive 210P
Campus Box 7606
Raleigh, NC 27695-7606