University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory of Music
What He’s Passionate About
Working alongside a high-functioning team that can solve any problem through collaboration, iteration, and asking the right questions.
Why Clients Love Him
Joe provides honest feedback and develops creative strategies and deliverables that truly have clients’ best interest in mind. Clients appreciate his thoughtful communication and honesty as together they develop actionable goals to meet their needs.
An Unlikely Path
Before joining the TiER1 team, Joe spent the first decade of his career as a performer and professional drummer touring the US and Europe. Joe still has a passion for big band drumming; in his free time, you can see him performing with the Flying Circus Big Band.
His Professional Experience
Joe has 15+ years of experience in the classroom as a music teacher. He specialized in blended instruction using video lessons as well as focusing on problem-solving and collaboration. Joe also spent two years as an education consultant, focusing on the effective use and integration of technology in schools.
Joe’s left-handed, but he plays the drums, bass, and guitar right-handed.
Favorite hobbies include eating tacos or giant bowls of ramen, collecting records, creating the perfect cappuccino, and spending time with his wife Becca and son Oliver.