Joye is a registered member of the American Dietetic Association with over 30 years experience in weight management and other areas of clinical nutrition. She has worked in mental health, corrections, veterans medical centers, and military hospitals.
Joye completed a BS in Dietetics from Winthrop College in 1975, Masters in Nutrition Science from Clemson University in 1977 and a Doctorate in Nutrition at North Carolina State University in 2002, conducting research and publishing results that involved the investigation of interactions between dietary antioxidants. She has always “walked the talk” in terms of personal fitness and nutrition and is known for her enthusiasm, persistence, and innovation in helping others make healthier lifestyle choices.
Joye is the former owner of Healthy Diets, Inc. and a retired Navy Reserve Commander. She is delighted to rejoin our practice on a limited basis. Her other hours are filled with being “Oma” to her family, volunteering at the Soup Kitchen, walking on the greenway, and developing her retirement business of sewing. Of course, her favorite fabrics are “foodie” in nature!