Vaughn Johnson joined the Becker College football coaching staff in 2016 as the linebackers coach.
Johnson is a native of New Haven, Connecticut and comes to Becker after coaching the outside linebackers at Hiram College in Ohio during the 2015 season. At Hiram, Johnson helped the defense improve in total defense, sacks, tackles for a loss and points allowed per game. Prior to working at Hiram, Johnson coached the outside linebackers at Knox College in Galesburg, Illinois, for two seasons, where he helped the defense improve in total defense, rushing and passing yards allowed and takeaways. Before arriving at Knox, he coached the defensive backs and outside linebackers at his alma mater, Husson University in Bangor, Maine from 2011 to 2012.
Johnson also coached for two seasons with USA Football National Games in College Station, Texas, as a defensive assistant and coordinator, coaching linebackers and defensive backs.