About Us

Dr. Steven Johnson, CPA, CITP

Canopy Research Group is led by Steve Johnson, a financial professional with extensive experience across a wide range of areas. Steve has held a number of positions throughout his career, including the CFO for a small financial services firm, the owner of a public accounting firm, the V.P. for a large regional financial institution, the Director of Analytics for a marketing firm, a consultant and an educator. In addition to leading Canopy, Steve is an Associate Professor of Accounting at Minnesota State University, Mankato. His research is focused on business intelligence, specifically in the areas of employee engagement, leadership and customer satisfaction/loyalty. 

Steve's passion is helping organizations understand how to effectively use data to drive better decision making, and he loves helping businesses solve problems and take their operations to the next level.

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