Matt Johnson took the oath of office for a four-year term on the Morris Area School Board during the board’s organizational meeting on Monday, Jan. 7.

Superintendent Rick Lahn administered the oath of office for Johnson.  

Johnson is the only new board member elected in 2018.  Incumbents Doug Stahman and Mike Odello were re-elected in November.  

Johnson is an associate head coach at the University of Minnesota Morris.  He is also serving as the interim athletic director at the university. His wife, Abby, is an elementary teacher in the Morris Area district. They have two children.