Joy earned a MBA, from Thomas More College, and a BS, from the University of Kentucky. She was hired by Huff Realty in 1998, assigned to Executive Committee, promoted to Internet Commerce Director, promoted to Executive Vice President/ General Manager and promoted to Chief Operating Officer. Joy personally managed builder and developer budgets and marketing programs. She currently is a licensed broker in Ohio and Kentucky, offering real estate consulting and brokerage services, her focus is on the Urban Core. Integrating art, ecology and economic development with housing opportunities to build diverse and vibrant communities.
Council of Real Estate Broker Managers, Council of Residential Specialists, Real Estate Buyers Agent Council.
Honors and Awards:
Inducted Thomas More College Distinguished Alumni, Commended by the Kentucky House of Representatives for commitment to the economic growth and viability of Northern Kentucky. Recognized for work on Kentucky Real Estate License Law Review, Task Force for Broker Supervision Standards, KAR Task force to develop Designated Agency Policy and Relocation and Affinity Group Practices. Honored as the Northern Kentucky Realtor of the Year and received the Ralph Yaeger Industry Award.
Board of Directors Northern Kentucky MLS (Served as President), Board of Directors Northern Kentucky Association of REALTORS® (Served as President), Kentucky Real Estate Education Foundation Chairperson. Board of Governors Metropolitan Club, Children’s Law Center Board of Directors, Gubernatorial appointment to Kentucky Commission for Small Business Advocacy, Villa Madonna Teen Leadership Facilitator, Villa Madonna Safe Homes Founding Member. Board of Directors Ludlow Historic Preservation Society. Ludlow Urban Design and Review Board.