James Johnson

James Johnson | Associate Vice President

As an Associate Vice President supporting Ignite Philanthropy’s Non-Profit Services Division, James works with our clients to establish specialized goals and strategies. With the professional motto of collaboration over competition, he approaches each project as a fresh opportunity to co-create and innovate.

As a former non-profit professional, he has a passion for transformation and community. Before joining the Ignite team, he served as the Manager of Advancement for The Children’s Home, an agency that provides behavioral and mental health resources to children throughout the Greater Cincinnati region.

James is a proud alumnus of Northern Kentucky University, where he received his B.A. in Electronic Media and Broadcasting. In honoring his country, he has served in the United States Army Reserves as a Paralegal Specialist for the 15th Psychological Operations Battalion. Being a native of Cincinnati, OH, he gives back to his former high school by serving as the Head Baseball Coach at Shroder Paideia.