Joanne Loewen

Costa Rica

Joanne Loewen first came to Costa Rica in 1988 and immediately fell in love with the country and its people. After making the move from Vancouver permanent in 1993, she started Grupo Santa Ana del Oeste, S.A. and divided it into several disciplines; Graphic design & marketing, real estate, and tourism & hospitality. She's been promoting companies and organizations in these areas ever since, and has had some interesting adventures along the way. These days, she's also involved in building container homes both on and off grid.