Rubin, Joyce Ann was born on June 22, 1954 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Kenneth Howard and Fay Roslyn (Kutler) Rubin.
Bachelor in English, Wells College, Aurora, New York, 1974.
Assistant copy editor, Esquire Magazine, New York City, 1979-1981;
assistant copy editor, Playboy Magazine, Chicago, 1981-1987;
senior copy editor, New York Magazine, New York City, since 1987. Assistant editor National Radio Theatre of Chicago, 1982-1986.