Joyce has been with the City of Moundsville since December 1985, when she was hired as a part-time dispatcher. In July of 1992, she moved to a full-time position as a dispatcher. She became a Secretary for the City Police Department in January of 1997 and served in that position until December of 2010, when she left the City employment.
She returned in May of 2013 where she began, as a part-time dispatcher. A little over a year later, she moved to a full-time position. In September of 2019, she bid on an internal job posting, and was moved to the Public Works Department as a full-time secretary.