Joe is a father of two boys (ages 13 & 9) and a Communications Officer for Greater Tacoma Community Foundation (GTCF).

In his role with GTCF Joe helps share stories about the foundation’s work in the community, and ways that people and organizations are coming together to  make a positive impact throughout Pierce County.

Joe also spent several years in the education field, starting out as a Teach for America corps member; and then spending several years teaching Social Studies at the middle school and high school levels.  He also worked with Puget Sound Educational Service District coordinating a program that provided cultural connection and academic support for Native American Students in several Pierce County area schools.

Connect With Joe About:
– Working for/with nonprofits
– Building community partnerships
– Storytelling for community
– Navigating school as a parent
– Anything about Tacoma
– Sports, Movies, Music
– Anything you need to vent or just need a listening ear for