Senior Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary and Chief Corporate Governance Officer, BB&T Corporation


Robert Johnson has been a member of BB&T’s legal team since 2005 and was recently appointed to the company’s Executive Management Team. He won the a Most Outstanding Student award from the BB&T Banking School and serves as an advisory board member of Miami University. BB&T shows its commitment to diversity by hiring a diverse workforce and providing opportunities for supplier diversity. Their Lighthouse Project provides community service and financial support to nonprofit organizations in diverse communities. 

Joined LCLD 2012

Highlights of LCLD Participation

Fellows Program
Fellows nominated: 
2017: Christina Bailey; 2016: Lori Mahmoud; 2015: Tammy Nicholson; 2014: Lucrecia R. Moore

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2016, 2015, 2014  

Member: Robert Johnson

Diversity Professionals: Luis Lobo, Lisa McDougald

Communications: Cynthia Williams