POSTED: Tuesday, October 9, 2012 - 8:32pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, October 9, 2012 - 8:44pm
Longview, TX — Good Shepherd Medical Center is pleased to welcome local businessman and community leader Joe Bob Joyce to the Board of Directors.
Joe Bob and his wife Lou Ann have been dedicated members of the Longview community for more than 30 years. In 1985 Joe Bob founded Joyce Crane, which started in Longview and has since grown into five locations serving the Ark-La-Tex and southern Oklahoma. Joe Bob and Lou Ann are proud parents to Candace and Joe Bob Junior, who both work in the family business. The family belongs to First Christian Church in Longview, where Joe Bob has served as Chairman of the Board of Directors, Chairman of the Finance Committee, Diaconate and Elder.
Joe Bob also serves on several East Texas Boards and Committees, including: Boys and Girls Club of Gregg County Board of Directors, Eastman Contractor Safety Council, Good Shepherd Foundation Board of Directors, LEDCO Board of Directors, President of the President’s Advisory Council of LeTourneau University, Campaign Chair for LeTourneau Athletic Complex Project, Trustee on LeTourneau University Board of Directors and President of the Safety Council of East Texas.
A long-standing member of the National Association of the Specialized Carrier and Rigging Association (SCRA), he has been involved as SCRA’s President of Crane and Rigging Committee, President of the SCRS Foundation and on the Board of Directors.