A member of St. Mark’s since 1971 and past Church Council President, Joe has served the church in many administrative capacities and is currently a member of the adult choir and bell choir. Joe is married to a lifelong St. Mark’s member Susan. Joe is a public school educator who retired in 2004 as the Chief Academic Officer for the School District of Philadelphia. Since retiring, Joe has worked nationwide as a consultant helping school districts improve their academic performance through building accountability systems, leadership team development and leadership coaching. Joe also has been an adjunct professor at several graduate schools schools of education of the past 27 ears. He holds a BA in History from Franklin and Marshall College, and a Masters of Science and an Ed.D. in Education Leadership from the University of Pennsylvania.