• Owner / Consultant, Johnna Phillips Consulting

  • Director of Marketing and Communications, Equitable Food Initiative

  • Brand Strategist / Capacity Development Officer, UNFCCC

  • Head of Market Development, Fairtrade International

  • Marketing Specialist III, Public Health Institute

  • German Chancellor Fellow, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

  • Corporate Events Director, American Heart Association - Sacramento chapter

  • Assistant Marketing Manager, Java City Corporate Office



  • Bachelor of Science, Business Administration / Marketing - California State University, Sacramento CA (Cum Laude)

  • Associate of Applied Science, Marketing Management - South Plains College, Levelland TX (Dean's List)


training / Certifications

  • Multi-Stakeholder Collaboration: Strategies, Design Principles, and Best Practices

  • Designing Learning Certificate

  • Learning Transfer Certificate

  • Prince2 Practitioner Certificate

  • LEAN-based Efficiency and Effectiveness Workout Trainer

  • UN Supervisory Skills

  • UN Management Development Program

  • Social Marketing University

  • Communication Skill Building

  • Storytelling: Tapping the Power of Narrative


community involvement

  • Carmichael Improvement District, Board of Directors

  • Friends of Front Street Animal Shelter, Board of Directors

  • Alzheimer's Association, Sacramento Chapter Volunteer