Ms. Joyce Krech
Joyce has been with the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) for 14 years, 3 as Director. She is a Certified Business Advisor with the Virginia SBDC Network and was recognized in 2004 as the Virginia State Star by her colleagues within that organization. She currently chairs the Staff Learning & Growth Team for the Virginia Network.
Prior to her work at the SBDC, Joyce taught Business, Accounting, and Computer classes at Dominion College and has 30 years of practical experience in small business and non-profit management, operations, marketing, and finances. She currently serves on the Economic Development Committee of Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance, the Harrisonburg Loan Fund Committee, and the Planning Team for the Non-Profit Institute.
A lifelong "Valley Girl," Joyce earned her BA from Bridgewater College and her MA in Technical and Scientific Communication from James Madison University.