Joan began her life, after retirement, at the Wayne Center for the Arts in 2007 as a Receptionist and Seamstress. Before coming to WCA, she spent more than 40 years working in the oil and gas industry and manufacturing organizations as Secretary and Administrative Assistant. Joan was very active in the Wooster Junior Women’s Club Red Stocking Review and often performed singing and dancing. As an active member of the Republican Women’s Club, she has opened her home to the public for her extensive and elaborate Christmas displays and decorations.
Joan has been married to her husband Carroll for 31 years. She has 7 children, 14 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Joan has lived in Wooster since 1975.