Joy Silver

Joy Silver

Joy Silver is the Chief Strategy Officer at Choices Women’s Medical Center in Queens, New York. She is an outspoken personality on issues of Diversity and Healthcare in Senior Living. Silver is the President/CEO and founding principal and visionary for RainbowVision Properties, Inc, the world’s first LGBT senior living community, which offers assisted living. Silver also created the non-profit Emerald City Foundation and served as two-term board member for both LAIN (Lesbian and Gay Aging Issues Network) of the American Society for Aging and the LGBT Historical Society. Additionally, she was a spokesperson for Equality California and Equality New Mexico and led the LGBT Healthcare Committee for Equality New Mexico. In 2009 she was named one of Go Magazine’s “Top Ten Lesbian Entrepreneurs of the Year.”