About Joye

Joye Emmens was born in Santa Barbara, California. She graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and earned an MBA from City University of Seattle.

Joye enjoyed a successful career in environmental health before joining a biotechnology company that supports the research and development of innovative cures for serious illnesses. After ten years, she left to pursue a lifelong dream to write fiction. She is lucky to live in California with her husband.