Joanna has been active in the field of international education for over 15 years, including time spent advising international students and international scholars.
She received her bachelor’s degree from Indiana State University in English and teaching English as a second language. Her master’s degree is in cross-cultural studies.
She lived in Bangkok, Thailand, for a summer, where she taught English. She has traveled toThailand, Barcelona, the Netherlands, Germany, Korea, and Vietnam. When away from the office, Joanna spends time with her husband and four children.