Brett Johnson - Partner
Brett is a founding Partner of Overland Property Group and continues to shape OPG’s vision to become one of the fastest growing and most advanced development companies in the country by continually searching for new ways to improve OPG’s existing product. As a result, OPG has won multiple industry awards and has been recognized nationally for its outstanding development work.
With a background in commodity trading for both ADM and Seaboard Corporation, Brett identifies trends and opportunities that help influence strategic business decisions as well as focusing OPG's forward-looking vision.
Brett is the past President and Chairman of the Board for the Kansas Housing Association. He is also a founding member of the Affordable Housing Developers Coalition, (AHDC), which is a group of CEO's from the nation's top affordable housing development companies who collectively advance federal policies that support the industry's ability to meet the nation's affordable housing needs.
1988 - 1992 The University of Kansas, bachelors degree - Business Communications
1992 – 1996 Commodity trader for the Archer Daniels Midland Co. (ADM) Chicago, IL and Overland Park, KS.
1996 – 1999 Procurement and Acquisitions Seaboard Corporation (SEB) Merriam, KS
1999 – 2002 Co-Founder Internet Commodity Exchange Corp.
2013 – Presenter at Governors Economic Advisory Council, (KS)
2013 – 2015 - President of the Board of Directors - Kansas Housing Association, (KHA)
2018 – Present - Founding Member - Affordable Housing Developers Coalition, (AHDC)
2002 – Present - Co-Founder/Partner with Overland Property Group, LLC