Dave Johnston has served as the Chairman/Executive Director of the Fort Bend Business Coalition since the organization’s inception. He has been a Sugar Land resident for more than 14 years and he is proud to contribute to his community. He served on the Board of Directors and as Senior Vice President of BGE, Inc., a consulting engineering firm, headquartered in Houston until his retirement. He continued to work as a Consultant for BGE, Inc. providing advice on its expansion beyond Texas. He has been involved with several civic and charitable organizations such as the Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce, Child Advocates of Fort Bend and the Greater Fort Bend Economic Development Council.
Jared serves as Treasurer of the Fort Bend Business Coalition. He has been a longtime resident of Fort Bend County and serving his community has always been of great importance. He has taken an active role in numerous charities and organizations in addition to the Coalition such as the Greater Fort Bend Economic Development Council and the Fort Bend County Women’s Center. Jared is also the CEO of WJ Interests, LLC. WJ Interests has provided financial planning and investment management services to individuals, families, and businesses for over two decades. Jared earned a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Southern Methodist University and an MBA degree from the University of Texas at Austin. Jared is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP).