Joe has pastored in a number of different locations including Murfreesboro, TN, Springfield, MA, and Hartford, CT. As a Suffield native he has a deep desire to see a gospel proclaiming and mission minded church in Suffield. For 5 years he planted a church in Hartford, CT and has since been working towards starting a new church in Suffield.
Joe and his wife Kelly met at Grove City College and were married in Buffalo, NY. He is a proud father of a daughter named Audrey and sons Micah, Ethan, & Caleb.
He has his Master of Divinity from Southern Seminary, Louisville, KY (2015)
He believes that the Christian life, as Eugene Peterson has written is, “A Long Obedience in the Same Direction.”
Until Trinity Grace Church has it's own elders the church plant is under the authority of the elders of Christ Community Presbyterian Church in West Hartford, CT.