(Ethel Mertz) LA Theatre: Becky’s New Car (LADCC Nom., Best Lead Actress), When They Speak of Rita, Happy End, A Delicate Balance, The Foreigner (Pasadena Playhouse), Valsetz (Ovation Award Best Production). Sketch Comedy: ACME Comedy Theatre (Main Company), HBO Sketchpad. NYC Theatre: On the Verge, The Roadblock (dir. Uta Hagen), What the Butler Saw. TV: Mad About You, Mad TV, Wings, Home Improvement, Coach, Ellen, Home Team, Crystal Empire. Film: Perfect Game, Something Wild, Jerry Maguire, Doublewide. Training: BFA Acting (Florida State Univ.), Uta Hagen (NYC), RADA (London). Joanna lives in Oak Park, with her fantastic husband Nick, and their two wonderful kids Elijah and Aubrey, alongside some awesome friends and neighbors. “Heartfelt thanks to my family for their love and support”.