Colonel Andre M. Johnson is the Director, Joint Spectrum Center (JSC), Defense Information Systems Agency DSO/JSC Bldg. 120, Annapolis, Maryland. He supports a command that has a Vision to be the premier and trusted provider of enterprise electromagnetic spectrum tools, capabilities, services, data, and E3 spectrum and applied engineering. Col Johnson helps in the mission to provide direct support to the JCS, CCMDs, and MILDEPS to enable trusted, efficient and effective use of the Electromagnetic Spectrum Enterprise (operations, services, data, tools/capabilities), Applied Engineering, Acquisition and Analysis, and the mitigation of Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (E3) in support of national security and military objectives. His career goals at JSC aligns with the command goals with supplying Agile Electromagnetic Spectrum Capabilities & Expertise providing support.
Colonel Johnson enlisted in the Air Force in 1987 and received his commission via the Officer Training School in 2000. He has served in a variety of base cyber/information technology positions and served on the United States Africa Command and Headquarters Air Force staffs.
1993 Airman Leadership School, Distinguished Graduate, Eglin Air Force Base (AFB), Fla.
1998 Associates of Science Degree in Aviation Maintenance Technology, Community College of the Air Force
1999 Associate of Arts Degree in General Studies, University of Maryland, College Park
2000 Associate of Arts Degree in Computer Studies, University of Maryland, College Park
2000 Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Systems Management, University of Maryland, College Park
2001 Air Force Officer’s Aerospace Basic Course, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
2001 Basic Communications Officers Course, Keesler AFB, Miss.
2005 Masters in Business Administration, Webster University, St. Louis, Mo.
2006 Squadron Officer School, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
2010 Air Command & Staff College, Maxwell AFB, Ala., by correspondence
2011 Joint Forces Staff College, Norfolk, Va.
2019 Air War College, Maxwell AFB, Ala., by correspondence
MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
Defense Meritorious Service Medal with oak leaf cluster
Meritorious Service Medal with three oak leaf clusters
Air Force Commendation Medal with three oak leaf clusters
Air Force Achievement Medal with three oak leaf clusters
Air Force Outstanding Unit Award with four oak leaf clusters
National Defense Service Medal
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
1995 PACAF Commander’s Award, Maintenance Professional of the Year
1998 Air Force Chief of Staff Team Excellence Award
2006 Squadron Officer School, Right of Line Award and Coach Ray Eliot Award
2006 81st Training Wing, Communications and Information Annual Award, Company Grade Officer Category
2007 81st Training Wing, Communications and Information Annual Award, Company Grade Officer Category
2010 USFK General John P. Jumper Warfighter Integration Annual Award, Field Grade Officer Category
2010 PACOM General John P. Jumper Warfighter Integration Annual Award, Field Grade Officer Category
2011 Joint Forces Staff College, Commandant’s Distinguished Writing Award