Joana started with Banfield in 2010 and came to the Sterling location in 2014. She obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in biology and chemistry from Christopher Newport University. She lives in Leesburg, VA with her husband, Paul. They share their home with 3 dogs named Taz, Ella and Aubrie, their cat named Sophie, their hedgehog named Velvet, and Charmander their bearded dragon. Joana's hobbies include outdoor concerts, tubing, boating, visiting wineries, and walks/hikes with the dogs.