Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, and General Counsel, USAA


Bob Johnson was named Chief Legal Officer of USAA in 2020 after serving as General Counsel of Truist Financial Corporation. Bob spent 10 years as General Counsel of BB&T, where he was also Member of LCLD and engaged the company in LCLD's Fellows and Success in Law School Mentoring programs. 

As part of LCLD's Leaders at the Front initiative, Bob created a Leader's Pledge detailing his personal and organizational commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Read Bob's pledge here

Diversity efforts at USAA include Diversity Business Resource Groups and a supplier diversity program. In 2019, USAA was named a Best Employer for Diversity by Forbes. USAA was named an LCLD Top Performer in 2020 and 2022. 

Joined LCLD 2017 

Highlights of LCLD Particpation 

Fellows Program
Fellows nominated: 
2022: Angel Reed, Larissa Fields, Ursula Willie; 2021: Steve Ramon, Farina Rabbi; 2020: Kristen Lee, Miguelangel Matos; 2019: Trey Sadiq, Ashley Street; 2018: Danielle Reyes, Jennifer Subryan

Pathfinder Program
Pathfnders nominated: 
2022: Emily Perry

Success in Law School Mentoring Program 
Mentors provided: 2021, 2020

Leadership Summit (2021)

Member: Bob Johnson

Diversity Professionals: Waqas Durrani, Ursula Willie, Angel Reed