Awarded a graduate fellowship to Hunter College, Giordano holds an MFA from Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY where she studied with George McNeil. Soon after graduating Pratt, Giordano attended the Printmaking Workshop in NYC and continued creating large format lithographs with Bob Blackburn. She continued printmaking at the Art Students League, NY evenings and again at the League's Summer project space in Woodstock. Giordano lives and works in NYC and in upstate NY. She is represented by June Kelly Gallery, NY.