JJ Johnson began his career with Thrivent Financial, formerly known as Lutheran Brotherhood, in August of 1978. He is a seasoned Certified Financial Planner™ and highly respected by his clients and peers for his teaching style and creative problem solving skills. Putting clients’ needs first and helping them with options to solve their financial questions is important to JJ; he appreciates getting to see the difference that it makes to them and their families. In 1994, JJ was inducted into the Thrivent Hall of Fame and in recent years he has teamed up with Jennifer Cords, Ben Johnson, and Chris Sipe at Cedar Cove. Outside of his work, JJ enjoys golfing and spending time with his wife Bonita and their family at their lake home in Wisconsin.