Tom Johnston

Chief Development Officer

Tom Johnston is a founding partner and Chief Development Officer for The Franklin Johnston Group. Tom has spent 27 of his 34 year career in partnership with Wendell Franklin, and later with Taylor Franklin, establishing one of the most active and successful development teams on the east coast. In addition to his role on the company’s executive leadership team, he has led the development efforts for TFJG and successfully completed over 40 apartment communities with an aggregate value of $500 million. Prior to his 20 year tenure with S.L. Nusbaum Realty Company, he was employed by Virginia Housing Development Authority and GA Partners/ Arthur Anderson. He has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from Old Dominion University.