is a longtime member of Unity of Delray Beach and a past board member. A former Radio City Music Hall Rockette, she has been a prominent leader in the fitness world for more than 35 years.
A co-developer of the Zumba Gold® program, she is director of education - fitness and programming for Zumba.
Joy has trained thousands of instructors worldwide, has choreographed and starred in dozens of fitness videos and DVDs and co-developed several successful fitness programs such as The Breast Cancer Survivor's Fitness Plan.
She has served on the Summit Committee of The American College of Sport Medicine for thirteen years and was a member of their certification writing committee for eight years. She is the owner of Fitness Programming, Inc. and a former fitness columnist for The Palm Beach Post. Joy has three children and seven grandchildren.