Joanne has been actively involved with seniors and elder care for most of her career. Previously Executive Director of Youville Place in Lexington, she is now Chief Operating Officer for both the Lexington and Cambridge Youville residences.
Joanne received her bachelor’s degree from Framingham State College, as well as a master’s degree from Boston University in Policy, Planning and Administrative Studies. She served on the Board of Minuteman Senior Services for many years in various positions, including as Chairman of the Board.
A native of Massachusetts, Joanne has been ranked fifth place in US Masters Running, competed at the US Olympic trials in the marathon, and was formerly an active tennis player and instructor.