Joe received his BA degree in English/Communications from Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts. He has worked in the technology industry since 1999, beginning at Monster.com. He first began working at Harvard in 2005 and is a former a member of the OpenScholar web development team. His work focuses on project development processes, web strategy and implementation, client consultation, support, and training. Joe has also taught computer literacy classes at a non-profit organization in Boston which focuses on assisting students who are learning English as a second language. He enjoys tennis and plays in a "novice" ice hockey league. He is also a singer/songwriter, playing under the name Tunnel To Hawaii .