Biography

Joanne Sammer

Joanne Sammer became a full-time freelance writer in March 1996. Since then, she has covered just about every aspect of business–from the boardroom to the shop floor and everything in between. She has completed projects for companies in a variety of industries, including professional services, financial services, insurance, technology, health care, utilities, and retail and consumer products.

Before launching her freelance writing practice, Joanne was the manager of editorial communications for Sibson & Company, a leading management consulting firm. She also held senior editorial positions with Maxwell Macmillan Publishing.

Joanne started her writing career during her summers off from college by working as a correspondent for The Asbury Park Press, a daily newspaper based in central New Jersey. It was there that she earned her first byline.

Joanne graduated Cum Laude with a B.A. in Journalism from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.