Originally from New York, Joanne has called Oklahoma home for the past 26 years. She began singing in elementary school and has performed in vocal groups and musical theater in high school, college, and throughout the local community. Most recently she was a member of The Blue Anchor Belles, a women's nostalgia trio.
Joanne graduated from Bucknell University and holds a Masters in Foreign Language Education from Manhattanville College. She is the Academic Dean at Casady School and teaches a Spanish Literature course … with random songs interspersed.