End Term: 2022
Joy founded Juniper Consulting in 2003 out of a desire to apply her natural inquisitiveness to helping organizations find innovative ways to solve puzzles, gain clarity and identify a path forward. Joy works collaboratively with organizations to support them with stakeholder engagement, facilitation, program evaluation, strategy and project management and planning.
Prior to establishing Juniper Consulting, Joy worked in a variety of roles including: municipal recreation director; operations manager for the BC Winter Games; a manager in the public and non-profit sectors; and as a project leader for the Office of the Auditor General of BC. Joy holds a Masters of Public Administration and a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Victoria. She also has a Post-Graduate Diploma in Science from the University of Western Australia where she studied recreation and sport management as a Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholar.
A passionate advocate for education, Joy has volunteered over the last decade with the Loran Scholars Foundation where she helps identify students to invest in as Canada’s future leaders and proudly serves as a mentor.
Joy is based in Victoria, British Columbia where she lives and works primarily in the unceded, traditional territories of the Lekwungen and W̱SÁNEĆ peoples of the Coast Salish Nation.