Council Member Timothy Jett "Tim" Johnson was born in 1955 in Suffolk, Virginia. After graduating from Forest Glen High School in Suffolk, he went on to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Ornamental Horticulture from Virginia Polytechnic Institute in 1978.
home, Council Member Johnson studied business at Old Dominion University
while running his family business, Johnson's Gardens Inc., which he
still owns and operates today. Council Member Johnson has been a
longtime member of the Suffolk Lions Club, served on the Paul D. Camp
Community College and Nansemond-Suffolk Academy Boards, and is an active
participant with both the Boy Scouts of America and the Suffolk
Community Gardens Project.
In November of 2014 Council Member Johnson was elected to serve on the Suffolk City Council representing the Holy Neck Borough. He currently serves on the City School Advisory Committee on Collaborative Fiscal Concerns.