A native of Jackson Township, Joanna Bryn Smith returned to Northeastern Pennsylvania as a public defender advocating for marginalized communities. Now, Joanna is ready to put her passion and experience into working for her district in the state legislature.
- Volunteered for a variety of organizations providing legal services to the less fortunate
- Has a deep appreciation for the arts, serving on the boards of Fine Arts Fiesta, Little Theater of Wilkes-Barre, and KISS Children’s Theater
- Focused on expanding health care access, creating new jobs, and raising the minimum wage