Dale M. Johnson
Senior Vice President
Mr. Johnson is a sixth generation Floridian who was born and raised in Arcadia, Fla. Prior to joining Bankers South Lending & Finance in 2012, Dale owned and operated Johnson N Johnson Lending Company, Inc. For the last seven years, his services primarily included the origination of agricultural loans and agribusiness company consulting. Dale has been an active licensed mortgage broker for the last seven years and a Certified Public Accountant for the last 21 years.
Dale spent the previous eight years as the Controller of a large row crop operation in Southwest Florida. Duties included managing a 9,000+ acre farm including sales, receivables, payroll and accounts payable.
From 1990 to 1997, Dale worked for several large regional accounting firms specializing in agriculture taxation and audits of row crop, citrus and cattle operations. Dale completed the Florida fifth year requirement to qualify for the Certified Public Accountant Exam in 1991 from the University of South Florida in Tampa. He earned his Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Central Florida in Orlando in 1990 and his Associates of Science Degree from Sheridan College in Sheridan, Wyoming in 1987.
Dale is a member of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Arcadia Elks Lodge, the Woodland Community Church and the Florida High School Rodeo Association.