Education People in the News

Kent S. Johnson

By Jessica L. Tonn — February 23, 2005 1 min read

Kent S. Johnson is the new chief executive officer of Highlights for Children Inc., the publisher of Highlights for Children magazine.

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Mr. Johnson, 36, who is only the third CEO in the Columbus, Ohio-based company’s 59-year history, previously served as the corporate vice president of strategic management. He was a member of the board of directors from 2002 to 2004.

In addition to publishing the monthly magazine, the company produces other educational materials for students and teachers.

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A version of this article appeared in the February 23, 2005 edition of Education Week