Vice President of Resource Development
Arlene Johnson is the Vice President of Resource Development based in the ALARM U.S. office in Dallas, TX.
As a seasoned multicultural and multilingual leader with over 25 years of global experience, Arlene has a proven track record of transforming fundraising and marketing operations profitably to advance organizational missions worldwide. Most recently, Arlene served as Regional Missions Director for the Pacific Rim for Awana International. In addition, Arlene was responsible for building the Awana U.S. development office infrastructure—enabling Awana International to grow from 45 countries to 110 countries in five years.
Arlene’s international working experience extends to the U.S., Canada, Hong Kong, Pacific Rim, South Asia, Latin America and Europe in a fundraising and marketing capacity. Arlene received her master’s degree in marketing from the University of Illinois (Chicago, IL), bachelor’s degrees in business management from Northeastern Illinois University (Chicago, IL), and an associates degree in finance from the University of Toronto (Toronto, Canada).
Arlene and her husband, Keith, have 3 children and are active in their church in various leadership roles.