Soror Shirley Dean-Johnson

Regional Director

Soror Shirley Dean-Johnson was born, raised and worked on a farm in Nashville, North Carolina and she moved to Baltimore, Maryland during her high school years. She has a B.S. degree from Morgan State University. She was employed for eight (8) years as a Claims Examiner with Aetna Insurance Company in Washington, D.C. and has been employed for over 25 years as a Case Manager with Baltimore City Department of Social Services, processing maltreatment referral s of abuse, neglect and mental injury on behalf of children and adult survivors, in addition to testifying in court.

Since being inducted into Kappa Chapter of Iota Phi Lambda Sorority in 1997, Soror Dean-Johnson has served on the local level as chapter President, 1st Vice President, Financial Secretary and Treasurer, served as Financial Secretary on the Eastern Regional level, and is currently the Assistant Eastern Regional Director. She has also chaired and worked on various committees on the National level.

Soror Dean-Johnson is married to Longworth Johnson and they have a son and daughter. Soror Dean-Johnson is a member of New Fellowship Christian Community Church, the co-caregiver for her mother, and she is a strong believer that there is ALWAYS room for improvement.