Nicholaus Johnson
Nicholaus JohnsonMarket Director

Nick Johnson brings 15 years of non-profit fundraising experience to the Vitae Foundation as Market Director for the Saint Louis area. Prior to joining Vitae, Nick was a District Executive for the Great Rivers Council, BSA, serving the Hannibal area; a Senior District Executive for the Greater Saint Louis Area Council, BSA, serving the Saint Charles area; and on the Development team leading annual campaigns, fundraising special events, and alumni/affinity groups.

While on the Development team, he helped raise over $800,000 in 2019 by doubling the proceeds of the annual Eagle Scout Recognition Dinner Gala. Johnson also launched the “Emerging Leaders Network” to engage young professionals through mentoring, volunteer opportunities, and a Speaker Series with community leaders.

The University of Missouri graduate (BS in Political Science) is highly dedicated to numerous community and church organizations. Nick is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, the St. Charles Rotary Club, a Junior Achievement volunteer, and a 3rd Degree member of the Knights of Columbus Council – Dardenne Council.

Johnson resides in Lake Saint Louis, Missouri. He and his wife, Michelle, have three young boys: Paul, Luke and Ryan. They are parishioners at Immaculate Conception – Dardenne, where Nick is a Mass and retreat musician.

Born in Georgia, Nick grew up in south Florida with two siblings. They moved back to Missouri, where he graduated from Helias Catholic High School in Jefferson City in 1999. He met Michelle at the Newman Center while at MU, who is a Cor Jesu alumna.

“I feel very lucky and blessed to be a part of the team at Vitae Foundation and doing God’s work on behalf of women and children. It’s an exciting time to join this organization,” Johnson stated.

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