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Linda Johnson

Executive vice president of operations, Digi-Key Electronics

Description

Linda Johnson has helped Digi-Key grow as a $3.16 billion, 4,000-plus employee global electronic components distributor serving technology innovators around the world. This year during Covid-19, she played a key role in moving nearly 2,000 team members across the globe to remote work with essentially no disruption to the company’s function.

Johnson serves on the board of Women in Electronics, which helps remove barriers and expose unconscious bias to create more opportunities and advancement for women. She started a chapter of the organization in Thief River Falls, now one of the largest chapters in the country.