Joyce Jones is a Washington State native, born and raised in Ephrata Washington. She has an undergraduate degree in vocal performance in music and a master’s degree in secondary education. In her spare time, she loves to hike, garden, bike ride, and bird-watch. She always has a pair of binoculars close at hand (to look at birds). Joyce has four married children and 18 grandchildren. Her favorite Bible verse is II Corinthians 5:21.