Michael Johnson – Automotive
Classes: Auto Intro, Auto Service, & ROP Auto System
Hours for Help: See Teacher for appointment
Michael Johnson has been the Automotive Instructor at Lompoc High School since August 2007. Before becoming an instructor he was an automotive technician at various automotive repair shops and dealerships. Mr. Johnson’s first experience came from working on race cars with his father in the late 1980s. He got his first taste of driving race cars his senior year of high school in 1988. Once he got had the thrill of driving, he hasn’t stopped. Mr. Johnson has raced on dirt and asphalt, but most of his success has come from racing dirt late models. He started racing dirt late models in 2001 and has amassed more than 70 wins.
Mr. Johnson has 2 young children and a wonderful wife. When he is not teaching he loves to support the Fresno State, and Lompoc High, football teams and spend time with his family.