Joyce is often described as a fusion of artist and technologist. When asked what she does, she usually responds with: “I design, I code and I teach. I used to make websites, now I make apps”.

An alumni of Emily Carr University of Art + Design, Joyce holds a bachelor’s degree in Design (B.Des) and a master’s degree in Digital Media (MDM) from the Centre for Digital Media. Born and raised in Vancouver, she has been working professionally in this tech city for nearly 15 years as both designer and web developer. Her work ranges from “making things pretty” through art direction, to pushing pixels in UI/UX design, to building websites and apps. She is obsessed with the pursuit of defining good design. With every project, her goal is to create meaningful experiences by making beautiful things that solves problems.

Currently, she is also an instructor in the Interaction Design Essentials program at Emily Carr University and the New Media Design and Web Development program at BCIT.