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Councilmember Emy Johnson

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Councilmember Emy Johnson
Councilmember Emy Johnson

Councilmember Emy Johnson

4700 Lorinda Drive 
Shoreview, MN 55126 
Cell: 763.443.5218  


  • 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