Joyce has extensive experience working with young children in both Singapore and China for about 20 years. She was a Principal at NTUC childcare centre and was invited to set up the workplace-based childcare centre (by Learning Vision) at Ministry of Education in Singapore in 2001. While running childcare centres in Singapore, she was concurrently a free-lance teacher trainer/lecturer. During her stay in China, Joyce ran an international pre-school in Shanghai, before starting her own preschool, Youngstarters Academy (YSA), in Beijing. She created and ran her very own Quotient Program that focuses on building BIG HEARTS and BIG MINDS (E.Q. & I.Q.)
She is currently a Director of BibiNogs, a specialist bilingual and Chinese language preschool, overseeing operations as well as training.
She is also a certified P.E.T. (Parent Effectiveness Training) trainer, and Movement Based Learning trainer, and holds a double degree in Social Work (National University of Singapore), and Children and Family Studies (Edith Cowan University, Western Australia). Joyce also has post-graduate qualification in Early Childhood Education (Advent Links – SAUC).