Steve Johnson
Steve Johnson
Title: Head Coach
Phone: (562) 463-7403
Email: sjohnson@riohondo.edu

Steve Johnson
Head Coach
1st year
Alma Mater: CSU Dominguez Hills
Degree(s): MA Physical Education Sports Admin.; BA Physical Education

Steve Johnson enters his first season as the head coach for the Rio Hondo Men’s basketball program.  He brings over 20 years of coaching experience at all three levels.  Johnson graduated from Alta Loma High School and continued his education at Chaffey College, where he received an Associate of Arts degree in General Education and Liberal Arts and Sciences. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education in 1998 and received his Master’s degree in Physical Education/Sports Administration in 2006 at Cal State Dominguez Hills. He is an active member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.  Johnson resides in Rancho Cucamonga.

Coaching experience:

  • 8 seasons as Head Coach Women’s Basketball at Rio Hondo College
  • 1 season Associate Head Coach Women’s Basketball/Instructor at Long Beach City College
  • 3 seasons Assistant Coach Women’s Basketball/Instructor at Cerritos College
  • 2 seasons as the head varsity coach at St. Lucy’s Priory High School
  • 2 seasons as the second assistant Men’s coach at Cal State Dominguez Hills  and one season as a special assistant.
  • 1 season Head coach in the Dino Smiley Semi-Professional Drew League, which included current and former NBA players, as well as top overseas and college players. 
  • 3 seasons as the second assistant Women’s Coach at Cal State Dominguez Hills