Joanna has served as our Chief Talent Officer since 2018. Before that, she was group managing director for North America from 2013 to 2018. She led the central region of North America as market principal from 2011 to 2013. From 2010 to 2011, she led the creation of the entry-level graduate development program in the United States. She worked as a Thoughtworks consultant in roles including agile software developer and project manager from 2003 to 2010. Before joining Thoughtworks, she was an engineer at Epicentric and Sapient.
She earned a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering with a minor in computer science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.