President Craig Johnson

Craig Johnson

Ridgewater College
2101 15th Avenue NW
Willmar, MN 56201-2098

Phone: (320) 222-5201
Fax: (320) 222-5212

Appointed: July 1, 2018

Previous Positions:

  • Executive Director of the University Center, South Dakota Public Universities & Research Center (SD)
  • Director, branch campus of Winona State University in Rochester (MN)
  • Administrator, West Bend campus of Moraine Park Technical College (WI)
  • Academic Resources Coordinator/Visual Resources Curator, University of Minnesota, College of Architecture and Landscape Architecture


  • Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership, University of Minnesota (Twin Cities)
  • M.A. in Higher Education, University of Minnesota (Twin Cities)
  • M.A. in Art History, Tulane University
  • B.S. in Art, University of Wisconsin (Stevens Point)