Philip B. Johnson
Philip B. Johnson is senior vice president of the Operations and Safety Group at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, responsible for the District’s Police Services, Cash Operations, Facilities Management, Business Continuity, and Workplace Services functions.
Phil serves on the Bank’s executive leadership team and provides strategic leadership and oversight to the District’s currency and coin operations in San Francisco and Los Angeles, CA; Seattle, WA; Salt Lake City, UT; and Phoenix, AZ. Further, Phil represents the Bank on numerous national workgroups shaping the future of currency management and operational innovation.
Phil joined the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco in 1999 at the Los Angeles branch and has contributed to the organization in various managerial roles in District Cash, Facilities and Planning, and the National Cash Product Office. In 2013, he relocated to the San Francisco head office to become Vice President of District Administrative Services and Facilities Management. He was then promoted to Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for the Twelfth District to lead Strategy & Risk, Finance & Procurement, and Statistics & Reserves.
Prior to joining the Federal Reserve, Phil managed two of his own businesses and has over 25 years of experience in the retail field. He holds an MBA from Pepperdine University, and both a bachelor of science degree in aerospace science and a bachelor of arts degree in business administration from Westminster College of Salt Lake City.
Outside of work, Phil’s family is the focus of his life. He also surfs whenever he can and enjoys volunteering at the Marine Mammal Center in Sausalito, CA.