Chief Operating Officer
Year Started at NOPEC: 2019
Education & Career Background: After graduating from The Ohio State University with an Industrial and Systems Engineering degree, Joyce began her professional career with the CNG Companies, learning energy and utilities as a trade. She was conferred the Masters of Business Administration degree from the University of Akron. After a twelve-year career with CNG, she left to join a capital venture firm, and served as Vice President of Public Relations, concentrating on permitting and regulatory affairs in the power industry. She then pursued her interests in the energy arena as “end user”, leading supply and demand side strategies at The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, and worked for Forest City with executive accountability to core company values such as Sustainability, Alignment of Talent, Healthy and Wellness and Operational Excellence. Joyce was an executive at Forest City Realty Trust leading the Integrative Design Services group at to identify best practices and standards for new construction design, sustainable programs, facilities engineering and building systems.
Role at NOPEC: As COO, Joyce manages the day-to-day operations at NOPEC, working collaboratively with the leadership team to establish and drive the organizational mission, business goals and performance objectives.
Interesting Fact: Joyce does frequent public speaking, and recently published her first book on first-year career experiences and career planning. With a passion for sustainability and wellness and as a BnB operator, Fitzwater House, Joyce provides educational messaging to other home hosts through her Twitter site @WellHosts and Healthy Daily Recommit on Facebook.