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Mills, Joyce Elizabeth
- Township: East Nissouri
- Rank: Sergeant
- Rank: Warrant Officer
- Branch: Canadian Forces
- Date of birth: March 3, 1955
- Where born: St. Marys Memorial Hospital, St. Marys, Ontario.
- Wars Served: Peacetime Operations (military service during peace time)
- Currently serving
- Years of service: 1990 -
- Country enlisted with: Canada
Joyce Mills is the daughter of Betty and the late Harold Mills of Lakeside. She joined the Canadian Forces in 1990. Basic training was completed that year and then she graduated the following year from Camp Bordon as a Supply Technician. In 1994 she was promoted to Corporal, in 2000 to Master Corporal, in 2007 to Sergeant, and in 2010 to Warrant Officer.
Joyce has served right across Canada including British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario, and Nova Scotia. She served overseas in Somalia (6 months), Afghanistan (6 months), and Bosnia. She is presently serving in Kingston where she led the parade in 2010. In 2011, she signed up for another 5 years.