Our Team

Toni T. Johnson

Interim Director of Programs

Toni Johnson is the Interim Director of Programs and Program Supervisor for Career Pathways, the Adult Workforce Development Program.  The program assists in employment search and placement; job readiness training; job shadowing; career exploration; supportive services; and follow-up services.  Before working at the Akron Urban League she was an Assistant Facility Manager for a global commercial real estate company for nine years.  

She is a student at Northeastern University pursuing her Doctor of Law & Policy (DLP)

Law and Policy.  She graduated from the University of Akron, with a Master’s Degree in Rhetoric Communications, in 1999, and a Bachelor’s Degree from St. Augustine’s College, in Raleigh, North Carolina in Broadcasting, Communication in 1993. 

Originally a native of Springfield, Massachusetts, she currently resides in Akron, Ohio and enjoys reading biblical historical literature, hiking and mentoring.