City Manager Sadhu Aufochs Johnston has extensive experience as a city administrator and leader. For six years he was the deputy chief of staff to Chicago Mayor Richard Daley and served as the chief environmental officer for the mayor’s office, the first position of its kind in United States’ city government, where he pioneered environmental programs, strategies and regulations for the City of Chicago.

Mr. Johnston has a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies and Political Science from Oberlin College and Vassar College, and is a recipient of Crain’s Chicago Business 40 under 40 and Building Design and Construction 40 under 40.