Inducted in 2021
A native of Dallas, Texas, Jimmy Johnson has been a professional caddie since 1996.
Johnson began his professional caddie career working for Nick Price. Together they won three times on the PGA TOUR. . Johnson also worked with Charles Howell III and Adam Scott before joining with Steve Stricker from 2008-2015. Stricker notched eight PGA TOUR victories during that stretch, adding five top 10 finishes in majors and appearing in the 2008, 2010 and 2012 Ryder Cups.
Johnson made the move to Justin Thomas’ bag before the 2015 Travelers Championship. They’ve been together for 14 PGA TOUR wins, including the 2017 PGA Championship, the 2019 BMW Championship and the 2021 THE PLAYERS Championship.
Prior to his caddie career, Johnson played college golf at the University of North Texas and played professionally on the Sunshine Tour for 17 years.
For his work promoting the important role of caddies in the game of golf, Jimmy Johnson was inducted into the Caddie Hall of Fame during a special ceremony after the BMW Championship’s Gardner Heidrick Pro-Am at Caves Valley Golf Club on August 25, 2021.