Director, Alcohol Labeling and Formulation Division
Gracie Joy is the Director of the Alcohol Labeling and Formulation Division (ALFD) of the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB). As director, Ms. Joy supports TTB's mission of revenue collection and consumer protection by overseeing activities addressing the labeling, formulation and advertising of alcohol beverage products. She brings to this position the unique leadership, competency, knowledge, skills, and commitment necessary to help ensure ALFD's continued success in providing reliable and quality services.
Ms. Joy joined TTB as an Assistant Director for ALFD in 2006 and in 2015 she was promoted to ALFD Deputy Director. Ms. Joy is responsible for several major changes at TTB that capitalize on the use of data to drive critical decision-making, policy, performance improvements, and organizational changes in ALFD. These changes paved the way toward accelerated label and formula processing times. She also led several strategies to improve ALFD program performance through building best practices in the recruitment, hiring, training, and the retention of skilled and talented teams.
Prior to TTB, she held several critical positions at USDA under the Northeastern Area Regional Office and Headquarters.
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