Elaine R. Johnson graduated from S.U.N.Y Binghamton with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Political Science and studied Human Resource Management and Human Development in the Master’s Program.
Ms. Johnson earned her Juris Doctorate from Monterey College of Law in 2015. She is currently the Program Coordinator for the Neighborhood Courts program, at the Santa Cruz County District Attorney’s Office.
Ms. Johnson is a member of the Santa Cruz County Bar Association and serves as President of Women Lawyers of Santa Cruz County. She served on the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s advisory board for two years, was recently added to the Santa Cruz PD Advisory team, and serves on the Executive Committee of the local Branch of the NAACP.