Ron Johnson


Nuclear Energy Tribal Working Group

Ron Johnson currently serves as a Tribal Council member and Consultant for the Prairie Island Indian Community. He is an active member of the Tribal Radioactive Materials Transportation Committee and is working on removal of spent nuclear fuel from Prairie Island Nuclear Plant. He is an enrolled member of the Prairie Island Indian Community. During his service on Tribal Council, Johnson has led important initiatives, serving as Co-Chair of the National Congress of American Indians’ Department of Homeland Security and has discussed tribal nations’ public safety at the Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant. Johnson’s current goals for the community are public health and safety for the next seven generations. In addition, as a Red Wing, Minnesota native, Johnson is involved in youth activities to promote the importance of education and to support the development of future leaders within the community.