Vice President Owner / Broker
“Finding New Bern twenty-five years ago was a true gift! This area is rich in history, warmth, and friendliness, as well as, offering many “big city” amenities. As a Real Estate Broker/Co-Owner, I commit to provide you ready access to our market, to help you make selling and buying decisions that meet your needs and work with you to a happy resettlement. I welcome the opportunity to be your “New Bern Real Estate Connection!”
Joy is a member of the Graduate Realtors Institute and a Certified Residential Specialist. She has held many chairpersonships in the Neuse River Region Association of Realtors and has served as a Board Member. She received the Presidential Service Award in 2002.
In 2012 she served as the President of the Board of Realtors and was named the 2012 Realtor of the Year. Joy is a graduate of Alverno College, Milwaukee, WI and holds a Masters in Public Health from the University of Michigan. She and her husband, Jake, and puppy, Conner, live in Fairfield Harbour where they have built three homes. She is very active at St. Paul Catholic Church and in the New Bern Garden Club as a national flower show judge. She was also a Tour guide at Tryon Palace for twelve years.
Joy and Marcia Werneke, her Team Business Partner, have been top producing agents since 1999 and rank in the top ten percent of realtors in the Greater New Bern Area.