Joyce Hamilton-Whitson (BMI) manages the Zappa Dat office from her home in Oklahoma. Joyce entered the music business as a singer with one CD to her name: I Found Faith (Merf Music Group Publishing). Over the years, Joyce and her brother Ray Hamilton developed Pinion Records. Joyce has been in the clerical field as an executive administrative assistant and came to work for Merf Music Group from 2009 until 2013, working for both the Tulsa and Nashville offices.
Her most recent projects include the re-release of her CD, I Found Faith, followed in 2013 with Project: India, 'Beautifully Broken'. Joyce also plays piano and has her own recording studio in Tulsa, Oklahoma (HWS – Hamilton Whitson Studios) Joyce has been in the industry for over ten years, and has been working alongside the members of Merf Music Group as their executive office manager since 2009.