|2nd Chief Minister of Ayeyarwady Region|
30 March 2016 – 9 January 2018
|Appointed by||President of Myanmar|
|Preceded by||Thein Aung|
|Succeeded by||Hla Moe Aung|
|Member of the Ayeyarwady Region Hluttaw|
8 February 2016
|Constituency||Kyonpyaw Township № 2|
|Member of the Pyithu Hluttaw|
2 May 2012 – 29 January 2016
|Preceded by||Tint Hsan|
|Succeeded by||Soe Moe Thu|
|Member-elect of the Pyithu Hluttaw|
|Preceded by||Constituency established|
|Succeeded by||Constituency abolished|
|Constituency||Kyonpyaw № 1|
|Born||31 January 1942 (age 76)
Singaungyi, Bassein, British Burma
|Political party||National League for Democracy|
|Relations||Kyaw Oo (father)
|Alma mater||Bassein Regional College
Rangoon Institute of Education
|Cabinet||Ayeyarwady Region Government|
Early life and education
Johnny matriculated from high school in 1960 and studied at the Bassein Regional College. From 1965 to 1986, he worked as a primary and secondary school teacher. In 1980, he received a diploma in education from the Rangoon Institute of Education. Johnny is an ethnic Karen and a Catholic.
Johnny resigned from his position as Chief Minister of Ayeyarwaddy Region on 9 January 2018, citing health reasons. He was succeeded by Hla Moe Aung.
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