Chief Information Officer
Jay Johnson joined TriWest as Chief Information Officer in 2017. In this role, he is accountable for delivering end-to-end technology solutions that ultimately serve our nation’s Veterans and the military community.
Mr. Johnson came to TriWest after serving seven years as a Senior Information Technology Executive at one of the largest health care corporations in the United States. He has over 25 years of experience in the field of information technology. His career spans diverse industries such as: telecommunications, shipping and logistics, financial services, and health care.
He received his Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems from George Mason University, and his Master of Business Administration from Virginia Polytechnic Institute. He also participated in an advanced Executive Education Program at the Arizona State University Thunderbird Graduate School of Business.
Mr. Johnson is a member of both the Veterans of Foreign War (VFW) and American Legion organizations – having served two tours of duty in the United States Marine Corps. During his service he was decorated multiple times while receiving commendations for distinguished service. He spends much of his free time operating and serving in several local charities providing meals, aid and other programs to assist our nation’s homeless Veterans.