Ron Johnson is a Senator from Wisconsin. Born in 1955 in Mankato, MN, he graduated University of Minnestota with a B.S. in 1977 and studied business administration at the University of Minnesota from 1977-1979. He was a plastics manufacturer and accountant. He was elected to the United States Senate in 2010. He chaired the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs (114th Congress).