|Lady Joi who was once known as “Stormy” comes to the world of radio and entertainment from the streets of Detroit, Michigan. Born in a city filled with history in music and fine arts, it was obvious that she would have music in her life in some way. She began her career singing at home, school, church and local talent shows, which opened a door for her radio and acting career to begin. Although she set aside her acting career to focus on other things in her young life, it wasn’t until her eighth grade year she started to pay attention to radio more. When she first heard the John Mason & Company Morning Show on WJLB Fm 98 in Detroit, she knew that she had found yet another career she wanted to pursue. Lady Joi knew at that moment a spark was set off in her! After attending 2 years of formal education to obtain a degree in nursing she received her Associate Degree in Biology. Although she wanted to become a doctor she changed her mind and she started to pursue a career in broadcasting and communications. She currently holds an Associate Degree in Film and TV and a Dual Bachelors degree in Public Relations and Business Administration with a Minor in Entrepreneur Business and French.
Lady Joi’s been in the business for at least 24 years. She began as an intern and a teen reporter at WJLB Fm 98 in Detroit, MI, which led to a gospel mid-day host and morning drive personality at WZJY 1440 Am in Charleston, SC. She then went on to become a morning show producer for the Tom Joyner Morning Show at WMGL Magic 101.7 Fm in Charleston & the Russ Parr Morning Show as WWHV-WWBR Hot 102.1-107.9 in Norfolk/Virginia Beach, VA. As she continued her journey in the world of radio, she went on to become an adult urban radio host for WMGL Magic 101.7 Fm in Charleston, SC. During her change in radio formats, she was introduced to her new home that she has loved for the last 4 1/2 years. The world of Hip Hop and R&B urban radio at WWWZ Z-93 Jamz in Charleston, SC & WWHVWWBR Hot 102.1/107.9 in Norfolk/Virginia Beach, Virginia. In January of 2005, Lady Joi was a part of the number one Gospel Morning show in the south east, on the Rise-n-Rejoice Morning Show on WJNI Gospel 106.3 Fm in Charleston, SC. Lady Joi has now found a new passion for radio all over again. She returned back to the Cumulus media family in 2013 and is currently hosting her own weekly show on Magic 107.3 fm on Sunday mornings called “Magic Inspirations.”