Joanne Murphy joined the College Internship Program as a Tech Expert and Tutor in the fall of 2011. Joanne was born and raised in Pittsfield, MA and returned there to raise her own family after working for 10 years in the Boston area as a computer graphic artist and instructor.
She holds a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree from the Rochester Institute of Technology. More recently Joanne has worked as a math and reading tutor with the Pittsfield Public Schools and before that she was a computer teacher for The Catholic Schools of Pittsfield where she oversaw the schools computer lab.
Joanne lives in Pittsfield with her husband John and their three daughters, Anna, Alice and Theresa, and when she is not working she enjoys spending her time reading, knitting, biking, rowing and hiking.