Dec. 7, 2017: Wayne Johnson was appointed as the New Mexico State Auditor by Gov. Susana Martinez on Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. Johnson is currently in his second term as a Bernalillo County, N.M., County Commissioner. He was appointed as the County Commission’s Vice Chairman in 2016. Johnson is the owner and the president of Vista Media Productions, Inc. He is a Member of the Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority. Johnson is scheduled to hold the post of State Auditor through the next general election. Johnson has been a Member of the Kirtland Air Force Base Joint Land Use Sustainability Committee, the ABC Community Schools Partnership, and the Board of Directors of the Mid Region Council of Governments. He received a bachelor’s degree from the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque.