Joel is the Director of Leadership Giving, Planned Giving and Campaign.
Joel joined the Foundation in April 2023 with over 31 years of fundraising leadership experience developed at four universities, two hospitals, two food security organizations, and a national youth mentoring charity. Joel has also accumulated 21 years of board member experience with six charitable organizations. According to Joel, developing new relationships and helping people come together to make an enormous difference in the communities where they live and work, is his greatest reward. Recent health needs of his family has led Joel to express “I can’t think of a greater mission than to help provide the very best health care tools and patient care facilities possible.”
In his personal time, Joel enjoys time with his family, plus hammock camping, straw-bale gardening, 3D-printing, and playing the violin.