Hometown: Brecksville, Ohio
Province: USA Midwest
Joe, 22, graduated from Saint Ignatius High School in Cleveland, where he first came to know the Jesuits, and then studied English at the College of the Holy Cross. During college, he was exposed to various ministries that allowed him to work inside a hospital and a jail; encounter men and women experiencing homelessness; lead peers on retreat and in liturgical ministries; and provide academic and mentorship programming for elementary students of low economic means. Joe loves Major League Baseball, hiking and kayaking.