A fourth generation Colorado native, Joy has lived in many different areas of Colorado. She moved to Buena Vista to teach middle school math in 1995. “Buena Vista is my favorite place in Colorado,” she says. Joy has very much made this small town her town. After graduating from the University of Northern Colorado in 1995, she taught middle school math at BV’s McGinnis Middle School for a few years, then she went to work as the Advertising Director for Buena Vista’s newspaper, The Chaffee County Times for 17 years. Joy joined Julie Kersting’s real estate team May 2017 as the marketing specialist.
Joy and her husband Randy stay involved in the community by getting involved in many community volunteer projects. Joy also heads the Town of Buena Vista Beautification Advisory Board coordinating beautification projects around BV in an ongoing effort to make the town friendly and attractive to visitors and residents alike.
Joy coordinates the marketing utilizing a variety of advertising mediums, ranging from internet to print media in an effort to reach each property’s unique target market.