Miss J's Bio


Joyce Nanette Johnson is a New Jersey transplant now based in St. Petersburg, Florida. 

Joyce has had a lengthy writing career that has included an acceptance from Essence Magazine, as an columnist for Citilife Magazine, and a reporter for the Neighborhood Times Section in the former St. Petersburg Times Newspaper, now the Tampa Bay Times. 

Ms. Johnson has been a correspondent with The Weekly Challenger Newspaper for over 15 years.

 Joyce Nanette Johnson is the author of the book, “Over Fifty Ain’t Always Fabulous, Reflections of a Baby Boomer”. 

Joyce Nanette has an AA degree in print and broadcast journalism from Brookdale College in Lincroft NJ. She has been a finalist for the Tampa Bay Association of Black Journalists Awards two times and she is the recipient of the Gathering of Women, Communications Award.