Board of Directors

A native of Michigan, Joel fell in love with the sacrifice and honor of our military when he was a young boy. After serving in the Marine Corps Infantry out of high school he went on to the University of North Carolina (Wilmington) where he studied Liberal Arts.

 Joel got his first start in software sales in 1999 and now has over 18 years of sales & sales management experience in the High Tech industry. His current role is Director, Emerging Technology Sales for North America Public Sector at Red Hat, Inc.

 Joel currently resides in Daniel Island, SC with his wife Sarah and three sons. He volunteers his time to the local VA, the Pat Tillman Foundation and also serves as an industry advisor for various groups helping Veterans transition from of the military. Joel is also the founder of the Pat Tillman Honor Run–Charleston, one of 30 sanctioned cities running the Pat Tillman run.