Arthur J. Johnson, Supervisor
Home: (518) 584-4840
Office: (518) 587-1939 ext. 218
Liaison to Wilton Emergency Squad
2 year term
Art Johnson was born and raised in Albany, New York and has lived in Wilton since 1973. He has been active in town government for over 40 years. Art received an accounting degree from Albany Business College and attended the University at Albany, SUNY. He retired from the New York State Department of Tax and Finance after 34 years of service. Art is a member of several community organizations.
In 1981, he was elected Town Assessor and served in that capacity for 14 years. In 1994 he was appointed Town Councilman and at the same time was named Deputy Supervisor. Art was elected to the councilman position in 1995. In March 2002, Art was appointed Town Supervisor. He was elected to the position in November 2002.
Art was Chairman of the Saratoga County Board of Supervisors in 2009. He now serves as Chairman of the Economic Development Committee. Art also serves on the Public Safety Committee, Personnel Committee and Racing and Gaming. Art is also a member of the Saratoga County Industrial Developmental Agency, Saratoga County Water Authority, Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership and Saratoga County Capital Resource Corp and serves on the Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.