Johnson, Pete, 1948-
Pete Johnson was born on May 12, 1948 in Alexandria, Louisiana. He received his B.S. degree in business administration from the University of Mississippi. Johnson then went on to receive his law degree from the Jackson School of Law and a degree from Louisiana State University's School of Banking. Johnson was elected state auditor in 1987 and served in that position from 1988 to 1992. He has served as chairman of the Mississippi Marketing Council, chairman of the Coahoma County Industrial Foundation, president of the Coahoma County Chamber of Commerce, and director of the Delta Council Community and Industrial Development Board.