Patrick Johnson, SPHR, serves as director of Human Resources.
Johnson comes to TxDOT from a number of Private Equity ventures where he served as the Chief Human Resources Officer for the private equity firm EEDC as well as serving as the head of human resources for several companies in the private equity portfolio. Prior experience includes serving as Senior Vice President of Boart Longyear, the world’s largest mineral exploration drilling services and products company with operations in 34 countries, as well as serving as managing director of Human Resources for Global Operations at Applied Materials. Additionally, Johnson worked at TECO Westinghouse as the director of Human Resources, where he led the Human Resources function for the company, and also had prior experience at Star Enterprise, a Joint Venture between Saudi Aramco and Texaco.
In addition, Johnson has volunteered at numerous non-profit and other agencies including the Capital Area Food Bank, Sunshine Kids of Texas, and the Hays County Sheriff’s Office. He also previously served as a board member of the Texas Association of Business and Chambers of Commerce.
Johnson earned a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from University of Houston – Clear Lake, and a Master’s degree in Human Resource Management, with honors, also from the University of Houston – Clear Lake. He also holds several certifications in human resources including a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) from the Human Capital Institute.
Contact Johnson by phone at (512) 486-5304 or by email.