Brown joins Johnson Financial Group as chief information officer

By Freeman Staff

June 13, 2019

Tim Brown
Submitted photo

RACINE — Johnson Financial Group President and CEO Jim Popp announced this week that Tim Brown has been hired as chief information officer.

“Tim is a proven executive who has spent the bulk of his career in the financial services industry. We’re excited to add such a seasoned IT professional to our team,” Popp said. “Technology is evolving incredibly quickly in the financial service sector. I’m confident that Tim’s past experience will bring a new perspective to the development and delivery of innovative service solutions for both our associates and our customers.”

Brown has more than 30 years of experience at USAA, a Texas-based Fortune 500 company offering insurance, investments and banking services to its 12 million association members. His most recent leadership role was as senior executive of USAA Labs Advanced Research at USAA.

“I am excited to join the Johnson Financial Group team and have great respect for its rich history and values,” Brown said. “I look forward to building upon the solid foundation already in place as well as providing additional opportunities to enhance the customer experience and operational effectiveness.”

Brown earned a BBA from Texas A& M University and an MBA from St. Mary’s University in San Antonio. He has been actively involved in various community organizations serving individuals with developmental disabilities while also volunteering with entrepreneurial military veterans interested in startup businesses.

Johnson Financial Group is a privately owned financial services company.

For more information visit