Joe was born into a loving but non-Christian home in 1972, and raised in the Chicago suburbs. He came to faith in Christ after graduating from High School, and had the blessing of seeing his parents believe the gospel as well years later. He is a graduate of Moody Bible Institute in Chicago, IL and The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY.
Joe is the founding and Lead Pastor of Redeemer Fellowship, an Acts 29 Network member church in Saint Charles, IL.
He and his wife met in college and together have four amazing children.