About The TeacherJoanna Hamilton received her Bachelor’s at Northern Arizona University in Special and Regular education. She also has a Master’s in Education from Arizona State University in Special Education. She enjoys learning and continues to grow and learn about teaching through classes and trainings. Joanna began teaching Special Education in Kyrene in 1994. She taught for five years at Mariposa and 3 at Sierra. After taking time off to start a family, she is back at Sierra!
Joanna has been Ahwatukee residents since 1999 and loves the community. She has two daughters who are 16 and 13 years old. She loves to be outdoors hiking and camping. When not on an outside adventure, she can usually be found curled up with a good book!