Joe is a journalist, television producer, marketing strategist, and media specialist with extensive experience in the arts and culture sector. He’s written and produced award-winning documentary projects aired on NBC, Bravo, PBS, and A&E; covered politics for the Philadelphia Tribune; and served as Programming and PR Director for the Walt Whitman Cultural Arts Center in Camden, NJ. Clients include the August Wilson African American Cultural Center, Kelly Strayhorn Theater, Giant Food Stores, Highmark, and Clear Channel Communications. Joe is currently the Founder/Curator for the Black Bottom Film Festival, Event Marketing consultant to AWAACC, and Executive Director of the Jazz Bridge Project. He brings deep understanding of the power of the arts as a community connector.