Joanna holds a B.A. in psychology and linguistics from McGill University, an M.S. in cognitive psychology from UC, Santa Cruz and an M.A. in speech-language pathology from San Jose State University. Joanna is a practicing speech-language pathologist who currently works with pediatric and adult clients in acute, sub-acute, long-term care and home- and office-based settings throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. Joanna has co-authored several articles pertaining to speech-language and hearing science in various peer-reviewed journals.