News of Alumni: Paul Johnson '05
On March 30th, the NBA G League named Paul Johnson '05 Executive of the Year. “This has been an incredibly exciting season in Stockton and it is a honor to be recognized by the NBA G League and my peers,” Johnson told the league in the article
that announced the award. Johnson was hired as the Director of Basketball Operations for on October 2020 by the Sacramento Kings.
Under legendary basketball head coach Dick Myers, Johnson was a part of the 2002-2003 Gonzaga City Title Team as a sophomore on Eye Street. And under current head coach Stephen Turner, Paul won DC Gatorade Player of the Year during his senior year in 2004-2005. "I couldn't be more proud," said Coach Turner. "Paul is a young man who puts in hard work at everything that he does and it has been great to watch that hard work pay off."
Congratulations, Paul and best of luck going forward!