Patricia Johnson

Patricia Johnson
Titles and Organizations

Adjunct Faculty, Arts Management, CVPA

Contact Information

Phone: 703-993-8926

Office: 3434 N. Washington Blvd, Room 5064, Arlington, VA 22201


Trish Johnson, CPA, is an experienced Senior Financial Executive with 20 years leading finance and operation teams to meet strategic initiatives and directives. She most recently served as the Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) in Washington D.C. There she led the organization’s financial operations, audit, tax, financial systems and the preparation of the annual budget. Trish currently serves as a Consultant with O’Connor Consulting Services, and most recently as the interim Chief Financial Officer for WETA, the leading public broadcasting station (PBS) in the nation's capital. In her role as a Consultant, Trish provides nonprofit organizations with strategic, planning, and team management skills to meet organizational fiscal goals for budget, financial reporting, and audit requirements.


  • MS, Accounting, George Mason University (In Progress)
  • MS, Education, University of Mary Washington
  • BS, Business Administration Accounting, George Mason University

Courses Taught

  • Finance II
  • Governance and Financial Management