About Joy

Screen Shot 2015-01-06 at 4.58.23 PMJoy Linn Mackey is an authentic teacher-coach-mentor; a high impact trainer-facilitator; and a person who inspires passion for life, learning and purpose in everyone she meets. Joy earned both her Bachelor of Arts degree in Business and Youth Ministry, as well as her Master of Arts degree in Organizational Leadership from Eastern University. Prior to founding ScholarVersity, Joy worked for a decade in higher education leading administrative, strategic and student-focused initiatives for various programs within Eastern University.

Ms. Mackey is also a passionate writer and college instructor. A year of journaling and self-discovery led Joy to write her book, The Purpose Experiment: 6 Simple Steps to Jump-Start Your Purpose, which was published in 2012. Joy is currently an instructor of writing and communication at Harrisburg University of Science & Technology, Eastern University, and also with Hussian College of Art.

As founder and CEO, Joy Linn Mackey started ScholarVersity out of a passion to see more students succeed in their college aspirations. Ms. Mackey believes that the earlier students explore and discover their areas of gifting, interest and strength the clearer the path becomes toward their life purpose.

 

Get to Know Joy!
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Get To Know Joy
  • Joy’s favorite subject in elementary school was:*
    Gym
    Reading
    French
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  • Joy’s favorite sport in high school was:*
    Bowling
    Ice Skating
    Field Hockey
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  • Joy attended middle school at:*
    Blair Christian Academy
    Germantown Academy
    Cedar Grove Academy
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  • Name*full name
    3
  • Email*a valid email address
    4
  • I am*
    Parent
    Student
    College Student
    Company
    Other
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  • If selected "other" please, be specific here*
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  • Comments*something more
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