Director of the Florida Institute of Government
Joanne is the Director of the Florida Institute of Government at Florida Gulf Coast University. She has been in the field of training and organizational development for more than 30 years, most of it in Southwest Florida. Joanne has been with FGCU for 15 years and understands the challenges and successes of the local community.
Joanne’s career experience includes 5 years as a social worker, 1 year as a consultant in the hospitality industry, and 2 years as a trainer and facilitator for the State of Florida.
Ms. Hartke earned her B.S. from Ohio State University, and her M.S. from Xavier University.
In her role at the Institute Joanne markets the variety of professional trainings, organizational development services, and top-level trainer/facilitators/faculty that are available through IOG to assist individuals and local organizations to succeed and grow. Joanne’s focus with the Institute is to provide high quality, priced-right services that clients need and want, and then follow up to ensure continuity of services.