Joanne grew up in Cupertino, California. She received her undergraduate degree from
Cal Poly in 1992, and was the captain of the women’s soccer team while a student there.
She did her Physical Therapy training at Samuel Merritt College in Oakland, CA, earning
her M.P.T. degree in 1995. She joined the staff at Physical Therapy Specialists in 1998.
She and her husband, Dave, have two children: Lauren and Justin. She enjoys soccer,
and hiking; as well as spending time with her family.