Joni joined SPS as a Webinar Specialist in May 2018 after working in a freelance Webinar Assistant with SPS for a number of years as well as teaching English and Humanities at New Jersey City University, Maryland Institute College of Art and The Poetry Center. At SPS she facilitates online class sessions and provides in instructional and technical support to faculty and students and is passionate about aiding in the creation of active, rigorous, and open learning environments.
Outside of SPS Joni writes novels and various other bits of fiction. She has an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Though she has been declared an honorary Canadian for her many years living north, she’s originally from New Mexico.