Joy is the Chief Human Resources Officer and Executive Vice President, responsible for creating dynamic human capital plans, facilitating cultural change and transforming high-performing organizations. Joy has oversight for the Human Resources organization and is a member of Boston Private’s executive management team.
Prior to joining Boston Private, Joy was the CHRO at Boston Financial Data Services for almost three years, at which time the company was sold. She had responsibility for the Human Resources organization, Charitable Giving and Employee Communications. Previously, Joy was a Senior Vice President at State Street Corporation for eighteen years, where she was responsible for providing strategic support to the State Street Management Committee and their global lines of business. She led efforts in support of succession planning, launching new lines of business, and HR considerations of mergers and acquisitions. Her experience also includes human resource roles at other financial services and technology companies.
Joy is an active member of a number of professional associations and frequently serves as a speaker on talent related issues and opportunities. Joy is a member of the Board of Overseers for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay, a member and former Board of Directors member of the New England Human Resources Association, and a Governing Body Member of Evanta CHRO Leadership.
Joy holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Massachusetts and a certificate in HR Management from Bentley College.