- Senior Director, Field Services
- Vice President, The Forum for Youth Investment
Joe coordinates a team that includes a cadre of field consultants and trainers to deliver training and technical assistance to support the development of quality improvement systems across the country.
Prior to joining the Weikart Center in 2007, Joe had eight years of youth development experience that included work in traditional after-school, therapeutic wilderness and adventure-based educational programs, including on the staff of HighScope’s Ideas to Impact summer camp. He also worked as a consultant for the Weikart Center as a trainer, a facilitator in service-learning programs and an assessor for the center’s Youth Program Quality Assessment. Joe earned a Master of Social Work degree from the University of Michigan, a Master of Science: Industrial Engineering degree from Pennsylvania State University, and a Bachelor of Science: Mechanical Engineering degree from the University of Illinois.