Joe received his M.A. from New York University in Higher Education and Student Affairs in 2015, and his B.A. from Grand Valley State University in International Relations and Political Science in 2013. Prior to joining the Broad College, he has worked in a number of roles in academic advising, career services, and residence life, and has taught career education to undergraduate students. He has also co-led study abroad programs to India and Haiti.
Past institutions he has worked for include Grand Rapids Community College, Grand Valley State University, New York University, Cornell University, Stevens Institute of Technology, Marymount Manhattan College, and Interlochen Center for the Arts.