Antonina "Nina" Johnston (she/her) received her vocal degree from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee in 2009. She owned her own small business, Johnston Voice Studio,LLC, and taught private voice lessons for 15 years. She recently completed a Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management and will finish her thesis for a Masters in Music Education in August. In addition to her musical and entrepreneurial endeavors she is a design thinker and the current program manager for the Human-Centered Design Lab at the Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Institute for the Transformation of Medical Education at the Medical College of Wisconsin. There she runs all lab programs and facilitates Design Sprints and Workshops with her colleagues.
Nina is married and a mom of two awesome kids and a crazy puppy. She enjoys a variety of activities like reading, quilting, refinishing furniture, and gardening. She loves projects and to learn new things so please share your ideas for her next project!
University Innovation Fellow (Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford University) (2021)
Lubar Entrepreneurship Center Teaching Fellowship & Grant (January 2022)
Nu Lambda Mu International Honor Society (May 2022)
Honors Society of Phi Kappa Phi (2023)
Completed the Teaching and Learning Studio (Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford University) (2022)
Completed the Teaching and Learning Studio 2.0 (Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford University) (2023)
Certificate of Completion for Price-Babson SEE (May 2023
Social media profiles
Facebook: Antonina Centinario Johnston (personal)
Instagram: @antoninamcj (personal)