Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Arts- Psychology Master of Arts in Teaching
Joe holds a BA in psychology from Linfield College. After spending several years working as a counselor and case manager for adolescents in foster care, Joe went back to school and received his Masters in Teaching from Concordia University. He is a Physical Education and Health Teacher here at Scappoose High School.
He serves as the Strength and Conditioning coach here at Scappoose High school for our student-athletes. Joe is a National Coach with USA weightlifting as has helped 3 Scappoose students qualify and compete at a national level, while also guiding them towards several Oregon state lifting records. He serves as the advisor for the Scappoose Powerlifting club. Joe also has coached Football for the past 12 years where he serves as the Varsity Defensive Coordinator.
In his free time, Joe enjoys spending time with wife, Nicole, and his two children, Max (11 years old) and Audrey (8 years old). Free time includes camping, hiking, youth sports and traveling the country looking for new adventures.