Joyce graduated from Shippensburg University with a Bachelor's in International Finance and then found her true passion with nursing after the birth of her first child. She then went back to school and received her nursing degree from Middlesex Community College. Joyce has worked in different areas of women's health for many years. She has been working in Labor and Delivery/Maternity at Emerson for four years. However, before that she worked in Washington DC for an international health non-profit as well as a community based women's health center with the Peace Corps in Mali, West Africa. Joyce used hypnobirthing for the birth of her two girls. She is passionate about helping couples prepare and fulfill their desired birth plan.