Joe is a 1999 graduate of Catawba College and a 2001 graduate of Western Michigan University where he earned a Master of Arts in Athletic Training. He has experience working with High School, Collegiate and Professional athletics. He has been a member of the McLeod Sports Medicine team since 2004. He spent 10 years as an athletic trainer for Francis Marion University. Currently he is the head athletic trainer for Lamar high school. From 2004-2005, Joe was the head athletic trainer for the Pee Dee Pride, and ECHL ice hockey team based in Florence. Joe is FMS certified, and also has experience with development and implementation of summer strength and conditioning programs for area youth. From 2001-2004, Joe served as the associate athletic trainer at Olivet (Mich.) College, an NCAA Division III member school.