Joy serves as a Global Engagement missionary, training and inspiring youth workers across the continent of Africa.  Using her experience in theology and leadership, Joy writes curriculum and connects with African staff via technology from her home in Denver and travels to consult and lead training events in the Youth for Christ nations in Africa.

Joy previously served with YFC USA for 10 years, creating training material and events.  She then earned a Masters of Divinity from Denver Seminary and has been a pastor since 2004. Joy is married to Bob and they have two college-aged daughters.