Joi has been serving as an educator since 2001. Her passion for learning combined with her enthusiasm to see children succeed has fueled her legacy as an educational leader. She demonstrates the mantra “life–long learner” through her three degrees from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Va. She received her B.S. in Biology in 2000, M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction in 2009, and an Educational Specialist degree in pk-12 Administration & Supervision in 2016. Joi has impacted the lives of students, families, and the community through her service as a Middle and High School Science Teacher and Assistant Principal in Newport News, Va. She and her family are excited to continue their journey here with the Falcon family!