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Councilmember Emy Johnson

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Councilmember Emy Johnson

Contact Information

4700 Lorinda Drive 
Shoreview, MN 55126 
763-443-5218Email Councilmember Johnson  


  • Elected to city council in 2012
  • Current term expires 12-31-2020
  • Currently at Allina Health as the Regional Security Manager
  • 30 years with Target Corporation, most recently as Director, Assets Protection. Also led teams in Corporate Social Responsibility, Healthcare Investigations, Operations and Marketing.
  • Public Policy Fellow, Humphrey School of Public Affairs 
  • Graduate of Saint Mary’s University - B.A. Police Science 
  • Graduate Student, M.A. Human Development

Current and Prior Community Service 

  • President, Shoreview Economic Development Authority
  • Board member, Lake Johanna Fire Department Relief Association
  • Board member, Northeast Youth and Family Services
  • Board of directors, Upper Midwest Community Policing Institute
  • Board of advisors, Loss Prevention Research Council
  • Board member, Shoreview Community Foundation 
  • Board member, Upper Midwest Security Alliance 
  • Merit badge counselor, Boy Scouts of America 
  • Volunteer, Ralph Reeder Food Shelf 
  • Community organizer, Shoreview Night to Unite 
  • Board member, Little Lights Preschool 
  • Co-founder, Wines to Wishes (Annual School Fundraiser) 
  • Youth mentor, Big Brothers Big Sisters 
  • Member, National Association of Drug Diversion Investigators (NADDI)
  • Member, American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS)
  • Community member, Friendly Exchange


  • Global Connector Award – Women of Leadership Forum (WOLF)
  • Women In Business Award recognition, Minneapolis/Paul Business Journal 
  • FBI Citizens Academy Graduate, 2018


  • Married to Scott Johnson for 21 years with three children: Samantha, Cameron & Elissa 
  • 21-year Shoreview resident 
  • Hobbies include:
    • Avid marathon runner
    • Active member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church
    • Volunteerism
    • Spending time with family and friends