Bruin Paul Johnson ’99 passed away from an automobile accident on March 19, 2017.
Johnson was born in Los Angeles, California and lived in the Jefferson Park area of the city. Later he moved to Moreno Valley where he graduated from high school. Johnson was accepted to UCLA as a recruit for their football athletic program. Although Johnson did not end up playing for the Bruins, he continued his education and finished his college career with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science.
Johnson became a graphic designer after taking courses at Santa Monica College which led him to working for Fox Sports and Monster Energy Drink Inc. where he worked before passing. He loved dogs and had three in his lifetime. He also enjoyed international travel and visited China, London and Thailand.
He is survived by his brothers, mother, father and his nieces and nephews.