Jimmie Johnson's wife Chandra Johnson is a former Wilhelmina Model. She was born as Chandra Janway on July 16, 1978. Chandra Johnson now spends her days running the Jimmie Johnson Foundation. This foundation was set up to help children and families in need throughout the entire United States.
Jimmie Johnson and wife Chandra Johnson met in 2002 when Jeff Gordon introduced the two. Chandra and Gordon knew each other through Gordon's then girlfriend(now wife) Ingrid Vandebosch. Ingrid and Chandra knew each other as they were both modeling in New York City at the time. Jimmie and Chandra began dating then, were engaged in 2003, and marred in 2004.
When married in 2004, Johnson was racing for Hendrick Motorsports. The team owner Rick Hendrick let the newlyweds borrow his 150 foot Yacht to sail around St. Bart's on their honeymoon.