Joe Freeman currently works as Director of College Counseling at Beacon Academy in Evanston, Illinois. Originally from Maryland’s Eastern Shore, he is currently entering his third decade in education, having worked as a postsecondary counselor at high schools in Connecticut and Alabama. Joe also taught English and history during his time in schools and enjoys working with adolescents.
In addition to his work as a college admissions counselor, Joe enjoys working with elected officials to expand access to and success in postsecondary study. He has been fortunate to travel the world and enjoys baseball, golf, hiking, fishing, and trivia. He earned his BA in English and History from Hamilton College (NY) and an MA in English from the Bread Loaf School of English at Middlebury College (VT).