Karlton Johnson is Chief Executive Officer of DeLaine Strategy Group LLC. Johnson’s background includes many years of defense expertise, space development, cybersecurity knowledge, risk management and international business experience.
A decorated combat veteran, Johnson previously served as the Chief Information Officer (CIO) for the Multinational Security Transition Command-Iraq. Under his leadership, his joint team conducted numerous combat missions in hostile fire zones to build revolutionary ICT capabilities.
In 2014, Johnson retired from United States Air Force Active Duty as a Colonel after 26 years of honorable service. Over his distinguished career, Johnson successfully developed solutions that enabled business transformation globally for large, multinational organizations.
Johnson holds several Master’s Degrees and executive Graduate Certifications from various institutions, including George Washington University, National Defense University, West Virginia University, ISACA and the U.S. government.