Joe Johnston

Joe Johnston Elected AHFA Chair

The American Home Furnishings Alliance announces Joe Johnston, CEO of Johnston Casuals Furniture, North Wilkesboro, N.C., was elected 2023 Chair of the AHFA Board of Directors during the organization’s Annual Meeting and CEO Conference in Sea Island, Ga., November 3-6. Johnston is joined on the Executive Committee by Nathan...
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Joe Johnston Talks About Having To Create The STAR WARS Logo in Less Than 24 Hours

There was a lot of great and fascinating information that came out of the Light & Magic panel at Star Wars Celebration. Light & Magic is an upcoming six-part doc coming to Disney+ which was developed by Lawrence Kasdan and it tells the story of the early days of Industrial Light & Magic, when a small ragtag team of VFX artists was creating Star Wars.

Boba Fett Concept Artist Joe Johnston Says The Bounty Hunter Face Should Have Never Been Shown

Director Joe Johnston, the original concept artist who helped create Boba Fett, is sharing his thoughts on the return of the iconic Star Wars bounty hunter in Lucasfilm’s The Book of Boba Fett. For the most part, fans have loved the first episode of the Disney+ series, but there’s one thing that Johnson would have done differently - he would have never shown Boba Fett’s face. In a recent interview with The New York Times, he explained:
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Joe Johnston, candidate for Stockton Town mayor

Please introduce yourself. Perhaps tell us about your education and work experience, volunteer community service or anything you want to say to help people to get to know you. I am a retired veteran with over 26 years of “honorable service” in the United States Air Force as well as the Air National Guard. My positions include serving as an air transportation manager, airfield manager, and logistics management. My civilian occupations include law enforcement, volunteer assistant fire chief, and aviation operations. For the last four years I have served as a trustee for the Tooele Valley Mosquito Abatement District as treasurer with over $2 million in assets and liabilities. My previous position with the town of Stockton was chairman of the Planning and Zoning Commission. Currently I am a member of the Town Council and serve as the mayor pro tempore.