|4th United States Secretary of Homeland Security|
December 23, 2013 – January 20, 2017
|Preceded by||Rand Beers (acting)|
|Succeeded by||John F. Kelly|
Jeh Charles Johnson
September 11, 1957
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Susan DiMarco (1994–present)|
|Alma mater||Morehouse College (BA)|
Columbia University (JD)
Jeh Charles Johnson (born September 11, 1957) is an American civil and criminal trial lawyer. He was born in New York City. He was the United States Secretary of Homeland Security. He was the General Counsel of the Department of Defense from 2009 to 2012 during the first Obama Administration. He completed a Bachelor of Arts degree at Morehouse College (B.A.) and law at Columbia Law School (J.D.). he is the grandson of sociologist and Fisk University president Dr. Charles S. Johnson.
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- Nominations before the Senate Armed Services Committee, First Session, 111th Congress. S. Hrg. 111-362.
- Johnson, Charles S., Bitter Canaan: The Story of the Negro Republic Transaction Books (1987), page 1xxiii fn 171