A dual-degree graduate from the University of Pennsylvania, Ms. Johnson graduated from the Wharton School with an MBA in Finance, and from the Lauder Institute with an MA in International Studies. At Wharton, she worked in admissions for both programs, evaluating applications and conducting applicant interviews. After business school, Ms. Johnson worked as an M&A investment banker at Credit Suisse and subsequently as associate director of financial reporting at Starwood Hotels & Resorts. Prior to business school, she was as an analyst for NERA Economic Consulting and helped start a microfinance fund while living in Latin America. Ms. Johnson earned her bachelor’s degree in economics and philosophy from Columbia University.