Joanna Tarasiewicz

10+ Years of Localization Services Provider Experience, Production Director, Conference Speaker, Former Global Community Manager for Women in Localization, Lecturer, Mentor

As a project manager, Joanna has experienced first-hand the demands of localization. Through this experience, she came to learn the most effective localization workflows and processes.

Her experience in working with clients spans across all types of content types and markets. She enjoys implementing appropriate localization solutions to help clients communicate with their buyers worldwide.

Outside of work, Joanna enjoys spending time with people passionate about localization. She can be found attending various conferences either as a listener or as a speaker.

Usually the first to implement innovation and create effective collaboration.

She also enjoys cooking and baking for her two daughters, traveling, and Stand Up Paddle Boarding.



2006 – 2008

MA in Foreign Language Teaching, English

Akademia Humanistyczna im. Aleksandra Gieysztora w Pułtusku


2006 – 2006

BA in English Philology

University of Warsaw


Global Community Manager (voluntary)

Women in Localization

2020 – 2021

Production Director


2019 – Present

Chapter Manager / Local Partnership Manager (voluntary)

Women in Localization (Chapter Poland)

2018 – 2021

Production Manager


2017 – 2019

Project Manager / Senior Project Manager / Head of Project and Vendor Management

ATL (former Contrad)

2011 – 2017

English Teacher

Public School in Jonkowo

2010 – 2011

English Teacher


2009 – 2010

English Teacher

Public School in Grudki (Secondary School)

2006 – 2008