served two terms as Jeff Committee chair, and as chair of the Equity wing, she produced the 1993 Jeff Silver Anniversary gala as well as several other Jeff Awards ceremonies. She has served on the board of directors of Classic American Theatre and co-produced a number of its staged readings. Joan has a BA in liberal arts from the University of Wisconsin and a master's degree in Marketing from Northwestern's Kellogg Graduate School of Management. When not in the theatre, she is Vice President and Senior Marketing Strategist for The Citigroup Private Bank.