James W. Johnson

Executive Vice President and President, Fire & Emergency

Jim Johnson is Oshkosh Corporation’s Executive Vice President and President, Fire & Emergency, a position he has held since 2010. Mr. Johnson is responsible for the overall operations of Oshkosh Corporation’s Fire & Emergency Segment, consisting of the Pierce, Oshkosh Airport Products and Frontline brands. 

Mr. Johnson joined Oshkosh Corporation in 2007, after holding positions in sales and marketing in the recreational vehicle industry. He is an attorney who spent several years practicing law in Indianapolis, Indiana focusing on commercial litigation. 

In addition to serving on the board of the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Mr. Johnson also served two terms on the board of the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center.

Mr. Johnson holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Indiana University, Bloomington and a law degree from Indiana University, Indianapolis.