Joe began his insurance career with North Central Insurance in 1986. He currently is the President and agency manager. Joe has served on the board of the Independent Insurance Agents of South Dakota and was the President in 2009. Joe is a graduate of South Dakota State University. He earned the designation of Certified Insurance Counselor in 1992
Joe and his wife Lisa live on the farm where Joe grew up, located just south of Sioux Falls. They enjoy camping, traveling, and spending time with their children and grandchildren.