Born and raised in Thessaloniki, Ioanna is a mother of two. She holds a degree in Informatics. Since her graduation in 1998 she had worked in several firms as an admin support. In 2011 she started contributing to Thessaloniki’s local free press “Arts, Varieties & Spirits” and in 2012 she joined TEDx Thessaloniki’s team of volunteers. Since spring 2013 she has been offering her services voluntarily for ‘Merimna’ of which she’s nowadays a regular stuff member. This year she joined TEDx Thessaloniki’s standing Organising Team as a member of the Press & Communications crew.