Joe graduated from Wesley college with a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Sciences and minors in Biology and Chemistry. He is a Certified Construction Reviewer (CCR), a Verifier for the ICC700 / National Green Building Standard, 40 Hr HAZWOPER certified and a wetlands expert working under Jim McCully a PWS for many years.
Joe was recently awarded the Green Partner of the Year award by the NAHB Research Center in recognition of his leadership, excellence, and innovation in promoting third-party certification to the National Green Building Standard.
Joe was instrumental in the development and implementation of the Green4Green program in Delaware which issued a rebate check to the home buyer at the settlement table if the home was certified environmentally friendly built.
Joe is the incoming Green Building Council President (in the Home Builders association of Delaware) for 2013.