She was the chair of the Hartford National Directors Seminar and serves on the Nebraska Handbell Musicians of America Board. She is a Distinctly Bronze and Classic Bronze ringer. She has traveled to Italy, France, England, Scotland and Switzerland for handbell tours. She is also a private piano teacher.
Joyce Miller has been active in handbells for over 30 years. She currently directs the River City Ringers Community Choir, the St. Wenceslaus Youth Choir and at Concordia Junior/Senior High School.