VP Talent Engagement & Inclusion
With over 15 years of professional experience, Joanna’s career has been dedicated to talent engagement, inclusion, and culture. She brings a global perspective from experience in the advertising and communications industry as well as the non-profit sector in the US and Latin America. As a leader on the Talent Engagement & Inclusion team at Publicis Groupe, Joanna focuses on diversity and inclusion, employee engagement and workplace culture, business resource groups, recruiting, partnerships, and corporate social responsibility. Joanna founded VivaMama, the business resource group for working mothers across the Publicis Groupe network, building community for mothers during critical transitions in their career and personal lives.
With a background in languages and linguistics and fluency in Spanish and Italian, Joanna enjoys globetrotting and cultural immersion, having spent her early career running a language school in Nicaragua. She currently lives in the Washington D.C. area with her family and is a proud mother to two young boys.