Tim Johnston

Tim Johnston

Director of National Projects


Tim R. Johnston, PhD is the Director of National Projects at SAGE. He is responsible for directing SAGE’s national training initiatives, developing training curricula, and providing consulting services to both aging and LGBT service providers.

Before coming to SAGE Tim taught Philosophy and Women’s and Gender Studies at Stony Brook University. He has written scholarly and popular articles on gender and LGBT identity, and his second book Welcoming LGBT Residents: A Practical Guide for Senior Living Staff will be published by Routledge in 2019. In addition to facilitating LGBT cultural competency trainings, Tim is a frequent speaker at national and international conferences.

Tim R. Johnston