FCE Board Member
Manager, Parent Wellness Coaching, The Primary School
Joyce is an East Palo Alto native and a first-generation college graduate. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Dominican University of California, where she realized her passion for providing access to higher education for underrepresented students and their families.
She brings fifteen years of experience working with families in East Palo Alto and the surrounding communities. Joyce began her work in the community, providing student and parent support and education around college access through her work at Foundation for a College Education. She continues to deepen her commitment to students and families at The Primary School by supporting parent wellness.
Joyce believes that, equipped with the proper tools, everyone can access higher education regardless of socioeconomic background.