Dorothy L Johnson, a native of Baltimore, Maryland, is the youngest of ten children and a large extended family. She is a graduate of Coppin State University, with a Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education. Most of her work has been centered in Education and Human Services to families with children. She became a Christian at the early age of 11 and developed a strong passion for prayer and Bible Study. Her other Passions include song writing and vocal performance in several music genres; including Jazz, Sacred Choral, and Gospel music. Dotty Jo, as she likes to be called, lists her deepest aspirations as follows: To have the mind of Christ, To be in constant pursuit of God, To embrace the healing love of God, in Jesus Christ, To share the message of God's love to each person I meet.