Chad Johnson

Senior Advisor


Chad Johnson is a Senior Advisor at SVN | Saunders Ralston Dantzler Real Estate in Lakeland, Florida. Chad is also an Auctioneer at Saunders Auctions.
He is 5th Generation Floridian from North Central Florida and comes from a farming and ranching background. Chad enjoys Florida history, agriculture, and the great outdoors.

Chad is a licensed Auctioneer in several states and member of National Auctioneers Association where he carries the CAI and BAS designations and a former Chuck Cumberlin Award Winner. He has served as Florida Auctioneers Association President, Secretary/Treasurer, and Director. Chad was the 2009 & 2018 Florida Auction Champion. In 2021, he received the Lewis C Dell Award and inducted to the Florida Auction Hall of Fame.

Chad is active in the Florida Cattleman’s Association, Levy Farm Bureau and a Former Levy County Commissioner.

Chad is a graduate of the University of Florida with a degree in Food and Resource Economics. He was President of Alpha Gamma Rho and member of Florida Blue Key.


Ranch Land
Agricultural Land Management
Waterfront Specialist
1031 Tax-Free Exchanges
Residential Development
Commercial Development
Recreational Hunting Properties
Timber Properties
Orange Groves
Agricultural Land Management
Family Trust & Estate Lands
Conservation Easements
Mitigation Banks
Land Entitlement Processes