Joy has been Riley’s lead emotion since day one. She is a big fan of laughter, chocolate cake, and spinning until you fall over or throw up. She sees life’s challenges as opportunities, and the sad bits as hiccups on the way back to something great. Hope and optimism dictate all of her decisions, and Joy works twice as hard as anyone else to make this happen. She just wants Riley to be happy. After all, is that not the point?