Joanna Caraan is an Executive Assistant & Office Manager at Life Sciences BC. An administrative professional with over 15 years of experience in dynamic executive team environments, Joanna provides support for President & CEO scheduling and travel, Board and Committee meetings, and the LSBC departments as needed. In addition, she provides general office management, including reception, facilities, systems, IT, and more.
With a BSc in Industrial Engineering from the University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines, Joanna has worked in life sciences for most of her professional life and is a keen sector supporter.
Joanna is an avid gardener, growing vegetables, flowers, and succulents in her community garden. During the warmer months, you can catch her with her husband taking advantage of Vancouver’s bicycling culture. Fun fact – Joanna is an enthusiastic basketball fan, priding herself on her NBA knowledge.