From the time she could tell you what her goals were she has always pursued singing as a career and music as her lifestyle. She has performed in numerous events such as singing the National Anthem for the Boston Red Sox as well as school talent shows, community events, church programs and private occasions for friends and family.
In 2007 Joanne was the only contestant to represent Massachusetts in the Chris Brown "This Christmas Singing Challenge" Competition to win the chance to sing on BET's 106 & Park show. Named the winner of the Northeastern University's Idol competition and the 2008 Boston's Next Unsigned R&B Princess she strives to add plenty more accomplishments to the list. A recent graduate of Northeastern University Joanne is currently pursuing her career as a recording artist.