Christian A. Johnson, CIH, CSP
Senior Global Director, EHS
Christian Johnson is currently an environmental, health, and safety (EHS) Senior Global Director at Avery Dennison, a $7 billion global materials science and manufacturing company specializing in the design and manufacture of labeling and functional materials with over 30,000 employees. In his role, Christian leads EHS for Avery Dennison's largest business unit, Label and Graphics Materials, headquartered in the greater Cleveland, Ohio area.
Christian joined Avery Dennison after 19 years in progressive EHS executive leadership positions with General Electric. His GE career included global responsibility scopes in the Power, Energy Connections, and Oil and Gas business units managing EHS risk in manufacturing, field services, and complex construction projects.
Prior to GE, Christian held ergonomics, health, and safety roles with Honda of America Manufacturing in Ohio and IBM Corporation in San Jose, California. He holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in Industrial Engineering from Virginia Tech. Christian is a Certified Industrial Hygienist, and a Certified Safety Professional.