Joe and his wife, Kathy, have served at Patterson Park since 2004. They have two sons, both of whom are married and live in the Dayton area, and four grandchildren. Joe is a graduate of Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and received a Doctor of Ministry from Ligonier Academy in Biblical and Theological Studies. He is the co-author of Elder Governance: Insights into Making the Transition.  Outside of his pastoral responsibilities, Joe is an avid cyclist and runner.