Graduate of Library Technician, 1976
Joanna was born and raised in the Niagara Region. After graduation, she accepted a position with the former Welland County Roman Catholic Separate Board, now the Niagara Catholic District School Board. During her 34 years as a library technician, Joanna worked in numerous schools in the Niagara Region and retired in November 2010.
She was also in the first graduating class of the Library Computer Network Operations Post-Graduate Program. Joanna was instrumental in organizing a reunion for her fellow Niagara College Library Technicians, which led her to joining the Alumni Council. In 2009 she was officially recognized for her long term commitment and involvement as a key member of the council.
Joanna is an avid crossword puzzle player, enjoys traveling and volunteers regularly at her local church.