Head of School
Joe graduated with a BFA in Film, Photography, and Visual Arts from Ithaca College and earned his MA in Art Therapy from New York University.
Joe formerly worked as a Program Manager for a NYC-based non-profit organization focused on serving at-risk youth, where he also taught and ran therapy groups in all five boroughs of New York City. He has guest lectured at the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan and served as adjunct faculty at New York University’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. Before becoming Head of School, Joe served as Fusion Academy Rockville’s Director of Admissions and Outreach.
Fun Facts and Hobbies
- Spent time working at a clinic for men with physical and cognitive disabilities in Ghana
- Certified Advanced Level Reiki Practitioner
- Likely to find him hiking with his wife and son, rocking out to live music, appreciating local art, antiquing for unique “curiosities,” or enjoying a spicy meal