Christopher Johnson

Christopher T. Johnson , AIF®


Chris Johnson is the team’s Managing Director and a Retirement Plan Consultant. As managing director he oversees all day-to-day operations and functions for the business and ensures the team has the tools necessary to serve clients. He also assists with the team’s 401k plans to provide participant education and plan support to the trustees.

Prior to joining Freedom Financial in 2013, Chris was the Chief Operations & Compliance Officer of a large Registered Investment Advisor and Broker/Dealer in Minneapolis. He uses more than 28 years of broad industry experience and business management to build and maintain the team’s operating infrastructure. This allows them to provide an exceptional client experience while being on the cutting edge of the industry. Chris applies many of the skills he has learned in operations to provide exceptional education and service to 401k plan participants and to help them understand what retirement means to them.

Chris’ passion for helping others radiates through his volunteer efforts. He is actively involved with Habitat for Humanity, Feed My Starving Children and many other service programs embraced by his church.

He lives in Woodbury, MN with his wife Nicole, and their two kids. Chris spends much of his extra time with his wife, watching hockey, working on home improvement projects, playing tennis, attending gigs for his son’s band, and going to his daughter’s choir performances.

Chris has a master’s certificate in Six Sigma from Villanova University.