Joan received her Bachelor’s Degree from Gonzaga University and has completed postgraduate work at San Francisco State University in education. Joan is a special educator who worked for 15 years as a teacher and program specialist before joining PRC. She has completed the California State University Northridge ATACP (Assistive Technology Applications Certificate Program) course, has been a group leader at the Bridge School AAC camp for the past 10 years and has served on PRC’s Unified Unity Project and on the Unity Committee. She has had extensive experience in the field of AAC.
Joan is a member of the International Society for Augmentative and Alternative Communication (ISAAC).