Joe is the Hospital Manager for Main Street Animal Hospital, and has been with Main Street since October of 2021. He has been in the veterinary industry in a variety of roles for over 15 years, working as a technician, an HR manager, a Hospital Manager, as well as working in vaccine manufacturing and veterinary relationship development. His greatest passion is in developing lasting relationships with his team and helping them grow personally and professionally.
Joe was born in Northeast Philadelphia, and attended High School at George Washington Carver High School for Engineering and Science. He went to college at Southampton College in Long Island, where he got his Bachelor's Degree in Biology (with a Marine Science concentration). After college, he moved to the Eastern Shore of Maryland, where he got his first job in the veterinary field as a technician in a small 2 doctor practice before eventually moving to vaccine manufacturing with Merck Animal Health. After about a decade, Joe moved back home to Philadelphia where he began working as a technician again at a hospital in center city Philadelphia, and was quickly promoted to HR Manager, then Hospital Manager. After going into Veterinary Relationship Development for a number of years, Joe seized the opportunity to join Main Street last fall.
Joe has been married to his beautiful wife, Brittany, for 8 years, and together they have two daughters, Caitlyn and Evelyn. They also have a house full of animals: 2 dogs (a Mastiff mix named Harley and a Yorkie mix named Oswald), 3 cats (Bruce, Quinn, and Alfred), and an eastern snapping turtle named Tortuga. In his free time, Joe enjoys watching hockey, camping, hiking, woodworking, drawing, and participating in medieval reenactment through the Society of Creative Anachronism.