Najma Johnson

Deaf Action Initiative Co-Covener
Executive Director, DAWN

Najma Johnson, MA, is currently the Executive Director at DAWN. Najma earned their BA in Deaf Studies and MA in Mental Health Counseling at Gallaudet University.┬áNajma provides support to Deaf anti-violence programs across the country through the Center on Victimization and Safety’s Deaf Action project.

Najma also co-founded Together All in Solidarity (TAS), an umbrella anti-violence community collaboration that functions as a network for marginalized communities within the Deaf Community.