Joanna has been dancing for over 40 years, she trained at Lewisham College where she obtained a diploma in dance before becoming a fully qualified dance teacher. Joanna has choreographed in and around Kent & London for various teaching posts and projects, and has produced various dance shows that have been held at venues in London. Joanna begun her teaching career in Bexley, Kent working for several dance schools before being employed as the "Tap Teacher" at Dance-A-Round back in 1990. It is since then Joanna has been travelling over the river from her home in Kent to teach in Highbury. Joanna also currently teaches pre school classes in Kent continuing to share her love of dance and encouraging this at a young age.