Joyce Stanley is the Executive Director of Dudley Square Main Streets. Since 1995, she has worked with businesses, residents, public agencies, local artists, and local community development corporations on the development of 32 large anchor parcels, 288 housing units, and more than 30 storefronts and sign improvement projects producing more than 800 permanent jobs.
Since the late 1960s, she has worked in neighborhood development, city planning, historic preservation, and many community projects for the Dudley Vision Advisory Board, Boston Model Cities, Boston Assessing Department, Public Facilities, the Enhanced Enterprise Community Board, the Roxbury Action Program, the Roxbury Collaborative, The Museum of Afro American History, the Roxbury Bi-Centennial, and the Southwest Corridor Land Development Coalition. Stanley is a licensed residential real estate salesperson. She has also served on many community boards. Her hobbies are historic preservation, doll collecting, jewelry making, stained glass, and gardening.