Joanna is a geek at heart. She helps technology companies, open source software foundations and projects, technology standards consortia, and non-profit organizations develop and implement intellectual property policies and strategies, manage risk wisely, and structure their contractual relationships and governance frameworks to support their mission, purpose, and strategic goals.
Joanna assists non-profit organizations, including open source software foundations, technology standards consortia, and trade associations with formation, governance, intellectual property rights policies and agreements, liaison relationships, sponsorship and membership policies and agreements, contribution and licensing terms, and certification programs.
Joanna counsels technology ventures of all sizes and stages of growth, from pre-revenue start-ups to mature global companies, on business and technology matters including:
Joanna works with a range of industries and technologies including software, electronics, advanced manufacturing, health care, smart energy, and financial technology.
Outside of the office, Joanna can be found hiking, bird watching, and teaching dance and Zumba® fitness classes.