Joanne joined the Kohelet staff in 2020. She has enjoyed being involved with the Lab School since its inception, and served as PTSO Treasurer for its inaugural years. Joanne has a BA Joint Hons in French & Spanish Language & Literature from Cardiff University, spent a year setting up and running social and educational programs in Africa and South America, followed by training to be and then working as a Reinsurance Broker in London, UK and Toronto, Canada for 10 years. Since moving to Lower Merion with her family, Joanne has worked in the classroom at Gan Chabad preschool for several years, and as an ‘Art Goes to School’ representative in local elementary schools. She brings to Kohelet a love of working with children and a commitment to being part of Kohelet’s continued success.