About Dr. Joyce

Dr. Joyce Knudsen is a celebrated distinguished image professional and Life Coach operating the first and ONLY school for certification in these areas. She believes in scientific assessments that reveal so much about ourselves so that her students can excel far beyond image consultant training.

In addition, Joyce was recognized at a banquet of her peers with the 2001 IMMIE AWARD (Image Makers Merit of Industry Excellence) for her work in the Image Industry and has earned the highest achievement in image management for Master Status in l999. In addition, she received honorable accolades from Notre ‘Dame, DETC (Distance Education Training Council) and is accepted by world renowned International Coaching Foundation.

She received her Bachelors of Arts in Communications, Masters of Arts in Business Administration, a comprehensive management training program recognized worldwide and earned a Ph.D. in Human Services, with an emphasis on self-image and psychology from Capella University, accredited by North Central Accrediting Commission.

Joyce takes pride in what she does. Her keen sense of business, strong educational background and support of her husband led her to the development of The ImageMaker, Inc.® in 1985. This company continues to specialize in helping people to understand the importance of a strong and positive self-image, health and communication.

For two years Joyce produced and hosted a weekly television program, geared toward professional image enhancement and self-esteem. She has been featured in local, national and international newspapers, and has appeared on numerous radio and television talk shows. Joyce has her own radio show called Image Maker Inc. Media,  streamlined, worldwide.

Joyce is a pioneer in her field having developed the first Distance Learning Mentoring Program in the world approved by AICI (The Association of Image Consultants, International) University. To my knowledge, no other trainer has this credential!

Some of her interviews include USA Today, Glamour Magazine, New York Times Magazine, Indianapolis Star, The Detroit News, The Detroit Free Press, The Tennessean newspapers, Women’s World, The Chinese Morning Press and Forbes.

Dr. Joyce specializes in inspiration interviews, is an author of over 10 books and consults with Image & Coaching Students, worldwide.

Joyce owes her achievements to a fundamental understanding of, not only herself, but others as well. Indeed, Joyce has learned what it takes to be successful – both in private and professional life. At this time, she is being celebrated by 1M, 45T on Twitter and ranks about 1% on all social sites. You can see her interviews on her Press Links Page.

By working with individuals, organizations and companies in many different industries, Dr. Joyce Knudsen is sharing her powerful insights into human nature. She is helping people to bring out their best in everything that they do. Joyce knows that happiness must precede success – that inner strength that we all carry within ourselves. She also knows that success is within reach of anyone.