Joanna Ng joined TarcherPerigee in 2012, where she focuses on the categories of personal growth, self-help, and inspiration—including books on social justice issues, education, spirituality, pop science/psychology, parenting/relationships, and memoir.
She enjoys working with a diverse group of authors who have compelling stories and powerful insights to share—she is always learning something new from them. She edited A Mind for Numbers by Barbara Oakley, The Inner Work of Racial Justice by Rhonda Magee, The Brave Learner by Julie Bogart, and Homecoming by Thema Bryant.
Prior to coming to TarcherPerigee, Joanna was an assistant editor at Oxford University Press, where she primarily worked on books on psychology. She grew up in North Carolina and graduated from Duke University, where she double majored in English and Public Policy Studies.