Shontavia Johnson

Assoc VP for Academic Partnerships & Innovation
Clemson University

Shontavia Johnson serves as a highly acclaimed law professor, attorney, speaker and author. Named one of America’s Top 40 Young Lawyers by the American Bar Association, she serves as Associate Vice President for Academic Partnerships and Innovation at Clemson University and manages a consulting firm providing intellectual property and business services to startups and entrepreneurs. Her life’s mission is to help people protect and develop their biggest, best ideas so that they can create a better world. She has also founded A Different World, an initiative dedicated to empowering professionals in three core areas - professional development, social networking, and community engagement.



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