Robert Doty Joins the Science Museum as CFO

The DEJ Group is proud to announce that Robert Doty has been selected to become the Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Museum Infrastructure for the Science Museum of Minnesota.

We appreciate the opportunity to lead this nationwide search and thank Juliette Francis, SPHR, SHRM-SCP and Alison Rempel Brown for their partnership and support which led to a successful result.

Mr. Doty starts his new responsibilities on September 6th and we wish him the very best as he joins a fantastic team positioned for tremendous growth.


Michael Johnson Joins The Partnership Academy as Their New Executive Director

The DEJ Group is proud to announce that Michael Johnson will be joining our client, Partnership Academy, as its new executive director!

MJ – Michael Johnson is originally from Minneapolis, Minnesota, and has been a school leader in Massachusetts for the past three years. In 2014, she earned a Master’s Degree in School Leadership at Harvard Graduate School of Education. She currently serves as an Assistant Principal for Middle School STEM at KIPP Academy Lynn, Massachusetts, and is a consultant for schools looking to implement data-driven academic intervention.

During an intense interview process at Partnership Academy, including students, educators, equity leaders, administrators, and board members, Ms. Johnson wowed our team with her humanistic, relational, and equity-driven approach that aligns closely with PA’s values. We are excited for Ms. Johnson to join the PA team to cement a warm, academically engaging, and affirming environment for all scholars.

We thank the Partnership Academy for entrusting The DEJ Group with this critical search and look forward to welcoming “MJ” to the organization with ice cream on July 14th.