Joie has over 30 years of progressive experience in the college and university market. She has served in leadership positions at schools ranging in size from 1,200 to over 40,000 students including the University of Iowa, University of Missouri-Columbia, Knox College, University of Wisconsin-Platteville, and University of Wisconsin-Madison. Throughout her career, she has reorganized staff structures, implemented and/or redefined use of software and other systems to improve efficiencies as facilities have been built or remodeled. She understands that strong relationships are the key to positive successful changes in organizations.


  • Americas


Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, Restaurant, Hotel and Institutional Management.

Market Segments

  • Business and Industry/Food Services
  • Casinos
  • Colleges & Universities
  • Convenience Stores
  • Government Services
  • Hospitals/Healthcare
  • Primary & Secondary Schools
  • Residential Care

Area Of Expertise

  • Business Strategy
  • Concept Development
  • Contract Management
  • Distribution & Procurement
  • Food Safety & Hygiene
  • Foodservice Merchandising
  • Information Technology
  • Menu & Recipe Development
  • Operating Procedure & Systems
  • Operating Review
  • Quality Management
  • Training

Food Facility Design

  • No

Management Advisory Services

  • Yes

Membership Grade

  • Non-renewal


  • Consultant


  • Rippe Associates

Profile Title

  • Principal, Management Consulting


10400 Yellow Circle Drive, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55343, United States