Al Johnson

Mr. Johnson retired from his position as City Manager with the City of Roseville in 2003. He established Al Johnson Consulting LLC in 2003 and now provides services to private development firms and public agencies regarding land development, negotiates tax sharing and development agreements, economic development, and public finance. In addition Mr. Johnson serves as an expert witness on Public/Private development issues.

Prior to his retirement, he had been with the City of Roseville for 19 years and had served as City Manager for 15 years. Mr Johnson has a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Public/Business Administration.

Mr. Johnson started his career in the public sector in 1970 and has over 30 years of experience working for school districts, county and city governments.

The City of Roseville is known for its innovative planning and exceptional community services. Mr. Johnson was responsible for overseeing the operations of a full service city with an annual budget in excess of $300 million and a workforce of 1,000 employees.

Mr. Johnson has extensive experience in creating public/private partnerships and negotiating specific plan development agreements. Extensive negotiations resulted in the Roseville Auto Mall, Galleria at Roseville and numerous other industrial and commercial projects.  Roseville’s award-winning park and recreation programs are also a tribute to Mr. Johnson’s negotiation skills during the specific plan process. Roseville is considered a model for its forethought and planning in the development of Public infrastructure

            In his current capacity Mr. Johnson advises the private and public sector on development projects. Including negotiating development agreements, due diligence research, investigating infrastructure alternatives, public infrastructure finance, and land use planning issues. Mr. Johnson is known throughout the Sacramento region for his negotiation skills and his ability to solve difficult issues.


Tony Harrington

  • B.A., Fresno State
  • Graduate School, UC Davis
  • 25+ years of experience working for city and county governments; overseeing the development and construction of public and private facilities ranging from small public facilities to multi-million dollar buildings
  • Joined Al Johnson Consulting in 2005
  • Continues to work with private developers and public agencies in all aspects of construction: from permits and entitlements to project management

Steve Dillon

  • B.A. in Geography, UC Davis
  • Graduate School in Urban Planning, UC Davis
  • 32 years of experience in City Government/Planning/Management
    • 15 yrs City of Roseville Planning Director
    • 12 yrs City of Roseville Community Development Director/Asst. C.M.
  • Joined Al Johnson Consulting in 2005
  • Specialties include city planning and project management

Matt Johnson

  • B.A. in Economics, UC Davis
  • Managerial Economics Minor, UC Davis
  • Joined Al Johnson Consulting in 2009
  • 4 years experience in Land Economics Consulting
    • Financing of government services and private infrastructure
    • Real estate development market analysis
    • Development impact fee comparisons/calculations

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Al Johnson Consulting, LLC
1700 Eureka Road, Suite 110
Roseville, CA 95661