ABC 7 honors Joy McIntyre as an "Amazing Suncoast Woman".
For 20 years she was a leading soprano with major opera houses in Europe.
She was chairman of the voice department at Utah State and Boston University.
She retired to the Suncoast to be with her parents. She is currently President of the Sarasota Concert Assoc., and the Sarasota Music Arcive, Past President of the Sarasota Institute of Lifetime Learning, and the Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota.