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Joy Postell

Joy Postell

Principal Strategist
Portfolio for Women

Joy Postell is a long time NIH employee with multifaceted experience in leading, developing and coordinating change management, with a focus centered around creating and maintaining balance and equality.

As the Women's Portfolio Strategist, Joy is charged to identify issues, analyze policies, develop recommendations and strategies towards eliminating discrimination, and underrepresentation of women in all occupational groups and levels of employment at the NIH.

Joy earned her degree in the Humanities from the University of Maryland University College, and Certification in Diversity and Inclusion from Cornell University. She is also a native of Georgia, proud mother of two phenomenal children, the daughter of a leading civil rights activist for Black women, and a microbiologist, professor.