Short Hills, New Jersey
Henry Johnson is president, East Region, wealth management, at Northern Trust. Before joining Northern Trust, Henry served as president and chief executive officer for Fiduciary Trust Company International, where he held a variety of leadership roles before being named CEO. He also has prior professional experience at the Blackstone Group, Sotheby’s, and Sullivan & Cromwell. He is deeply engaged with arts, educational, and cultural institutions in and around New York City, including Vassar College, New York Botanical Garden, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Public Library, and Josiah H. Macy, Jr. Foundation.
Henry and his wife, Susan, are active in various local landscape and preservation-related organizations and have devoted much of the last ten years to the restoration of their historic home and gardens in Short Hills, New Jersey. He joined the Garden Conservancy board of directors in 2013 and took a leave starting in September 2018.