I am Joyce M. Robinson a native of Newton Grove, North Carolina. I am from a family of 13 children, 4 sisters and 8 brothers. I am married to Mr. Tommy Robinson. We have three children and five grandchildren and one great granddaughter. I received my elementary and high school education from Sampson County public schools. After graduating from high school I attended Sampson Technical Community college (now Sampson Community College) majoring in Executive Secretary.
In January 1972, I started classes at Shaw University where I enrolled in their Early Childhood Education Program. I graduated from Shaw University with a BA degree in Early Childhood Education in May of 1975. I am the owner of The Happy Face Preschool and have been in operation for 26 years.
I have served as President of the Booster Club for four years, President of the Athletic Hall of Fame from 2012- Present, Homecoming Committee, Raleigh Wake Alumni as Vice President, Secretary and currently the Assistant Treasurer.