Rebecca Johnson

Freelance Contributor


Microsoft Office


Adult Education


  • Writes about and teaches Microsoft Office software
  • Holds Master Instructor Certification from Microsoft


Rebecca Johnson is a former Lifewire writer, where she wrote about extensively about Microsoft Word. Johnson has been teaching Microsoft Office programs for more than 15 years as a public sector and corporate technology trainer and as an adult educator. She has also taught Microsoft Office college-level courses. She has a decade of experience conducting workplace usability surveys to help organizations automate difficult tasks and improve efficiency when using software.


Rebecca earned a B.A. in Communications Technology (magna cum laude) and received her M.A. in Leadership and Organizational Development with a focus on Adult Learning. In 2005, she received her Master Instructor Certification from Microsoft.

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