Joana is the Multisensory Structured Language (MSL) teacher here at STMPS. She graduated from Gonzaga University with a Bachelor of Arts in English and an endorsement in German. She also has her masters degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Lesley University. In 2016, she completed the Slingerland Institute for Literacy’s Comprehensive Training (Yr.1). Joana and her husband Aaron have four children: Jarron, Ariana, Ryland, and Titus. She feels truly blessed to have been teaching here since 2000.