Joanna Richardson

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President (Argentina)

With a degree in Spanish, Portuguese & Latin American Literature from King’s College, London, Joanna is a British national who has made her home in Argentina.

For nearly 2 decades Joanna taught plain English at Argentina’s leading law firm: Marval O’Farrell Mairal, and she now works freelance training professionals around the world in clear communications skills. A long standing member of both Clarity and PLAIN, Joanna served on the board of PLAIN from 2012-2018, first in Communications and for her last year of service as President of PLAIN. She also serves on the Observatorio de Lenguaje Claro de la Facultad de Derecho. Joanna is pleased to have been appointed President of PLAIN for a second time, and looks forward to welcoming the plain language community to Buenos Aires at PLAIN’s 2023 conference.

In her spare time Joanna enjoys going to the ballet at Buenos Aires’s beautiful Teatro Colón and making chutney.