Joe attended Miami University where he received a B.S. in finance and commissioned through NROTC in 2010. During his time in the Marines, Joe served as a Ground Intelligence Officer with 1st Battalion, 9th Marines. He deployed to Afghanistan in 2013 where he held the billet of Scout Sniper Platoon Commander. Additionally, he joined the 11th Georgian Liaison Team as their Assistant Intelligence Officer and Collections Officer. Joe is currently pursuing an MBA at the University of Michigan – Ross School of Business with a focus in marketing and entrepreneurship. Having recently gone through the transition from the military to an MBA program, he is eager to help any other service members on the same path to find success.