Senior Director of Mathematics and Professional Development
Joanne joined Walch in 2016. She graduated from Wingate University with BS in Mathematics and earned her Masters degree of Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction with honors from UNC Charlotte. Joanne has over 30 years of experience as an educator in North Carolina, including teaching high school math courses from Pre- Algebra to AP Statistics and serving as a school and district level leader. She taught high school mathematics in Cumberland County, NC for many years before becoming a math teacher /department chair in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools . Before joining Walch Joanne was the Secondary Math Specialist for Charlotte-Mecklenburg. Joanne believes that tailoring high school math resources so that they are aligned to a stateís and districtís standards is something that Walch does better than anyone else. The end result is more effective teachers, better quality instructional resources and improved student outcomes.