Visiting Scholar

Ed Johnson presents at domestic and international policy forums, cultural exchanges, conferences and issue symposia ​read more

Small Business Development Center
Academy Charter High School
Asbury Park Chamber of Commerce


New Jersey Conference of Mayors
New Jersey League of Municipalities

The Coaster Newspaper

Mental Health Association of Monmouth County
Greater Long Branch Chamber of Commerce

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Local 2 Global

Ed JohnsonAP develops Local 2 Global Initiatives that connects people and communities around the world read more

Classic Politics

Provides a thought provoking series of seminars, courses and events that examine the role and impact of politics in society  read more

Industry Magazine

About Us

Ed Johnson is the managing Founder & President of Ed JohnsonAP Consulting. He is a proud and involved resident of the communities of Asbury Park, Monmouth County and State of New Jersey.  Mr. Johnson served his home community as Mayor, Councilman and Chairman of the Urban Enterprise Zone from 1998 – 2013. 

Ed JohnsonAP develops community-based projects that impact people and communities around the world through education, community dialogue and people-to-people engagement. We work to build bridges that connect leaders and constituencies, global communities and people of courage who share a desire to reach beyond the past to realize the opportunities and promises of the 21st century.
Mercy Center of Asbury Park

Our Founder and President