Joanna Barrett

Executive Assistant to the CEO


Joanna Barrett is the Executive Assistant to the CEO.  In this role, she coordinates all of the administrative activities for the CEO, including schedule management, travel arrangements, correspondence, executive office support and strategy, and executive leadership team support, as needed. Joanna brings with her more than 15 years of administrative experience, including more than 10 years of experience in endowment investment management.  

Prior to joining Pennybacker, Joanna spent 10 years with the University of Texas/Texas A&M Investment Management Company, working initially with the Public Markets and Fixed Income teams, before becoming the Executive Assistant to the CEO & CIO.

Joanna holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of San Francisco.