Joanna Garcia-Swisher


Date Of Birth

August 10, 1979


Actress Joanna Garcia rose to fame as Cheyenne Hart-Montgomery on the sitcom Reba, as Megan Smith on the teen series Privileged and as Mia Putney on the comedy series Better with You. She entered show business at a young age, specifically during her teen years at Tampa Catholic High School. At the time, she appeared as Samantha on Are You Afraid of the Dark for two seasons. She then attended Florida State University but only pursued her studies for a year since she decided to quit school and just concentrate on acting.

Upon moving to Los Angeles, Garcia quickly became familiar face on television, thanks to her roles on Party of Five, Freaks and Geeks, Reba, Welcome to the Captain and Privileged. On the big screen,she appeared in Not Another Teen Movie, A Very Merry Daughter of the Bride and Love's Deadly Triangle. Most recently, she guest starred on Gossip Girl as Bree Buckley and on How I Met Your Mother as Maggie.

Place of Birth

Tampa, Florida, USA

Birth Name

JoAnna Lynne Garcia



Fun Facts

-She has been married to Nick Swisher since December 2010.

-She was previously engaged to Trace Ayala.




2001 Not Another Teen Movie
2001 American Pie 2
2006 A-List
2008 Extreme Movie




5' 5" (1.65 m)



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