Black Jack


GAPLabs' resident K-Pop Queen is Kristine Joyce Tamayo, possessing a wide spectrum of understanding regarding various dramas, idol groups, and everything Korean. Starting out as Content Administrator for, she then joined the Partner Relations team a year after.

As an attendee of the WYSTC and NAFSA conferences, she has gained valuable knowledge which motivated her to spread the word about the study abroad field. Joyce prides herself for having traveled the major cities of South Korea alone even though she admits to being directionally-challenged.

Although constantly busy with expanding and strengthening relations with program providers as well as advertising partners, this mother of two loves being bundled with her husband and kids while watching a good film during the weekends.