Giovanna CookeExecutive Assistant, New York
Giovanna comes to AEA with a background in healthcare, technology and administration. Most recently, she served as Education and Clinical Manager for the Texas Association for Home Care and Hospice in Austin, where she organized education conferences and webinars for health care professionals. Prior to this, Giovanna held a variety of roles as a registered nurse, hospice worker and licensed massage therapist. She began her career at Apple Computer Europe, based in Paris, where she served as Product Management Coordinator providing research, technical and production support to the Research and Development team. She has also served as Administrative Assistant for the Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment of the International Council on Science, and as a computer programming instructor for Club Med resorts.
Giovanna has a nursing degree with honors from Austin Community College, and in 2010 was honored as “Educator of the Year” by the Texas and New Mexico Hospice Organization. She is an avid lover of visual arts, dance, and music, and speaks French and Italian.