Joanne Holdren began her career in Duke Athletics in June 1994 as the Administrative Assistant/Special Event Coordinator for the Duke University Golf Club. She was promoted to Administrative Assistant to the Director of Athletics in May 2006.
In February 2009, Joanne began working in the Iron Dukes office and serves as the Administrative Assistant to the Iron Dukes/Varsity Club.
A native of Wilmington, Delaware, Joanne currently resides in Durham with her husband Lou. The couple has a son, Matthew.