BFI Senior Partner
Joe is senior partner at Business for Impact, where he focuses on strategy, partnership development, program creation, and student and alumni engagement. Previously, he was Senior Director of Operations and Planning at Signal Vine, a technology firm that improves student outcomes in college attainment and persistence. He played instrumental role in doubling firm revenue and staff size by advising CEO and working closely with executive team on planning, management, evaluation/metrics, systems, human resources, and legal.
At Arabella Advisors, a consulting firm working with philanthropic donors, Joe led client projects on strategy and evaluation, and managed the firm’s analyst team. He also led to major shifts in business development and staff management by implementing a balanced scorecard. Joe also worked with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation as an associate policy and program officer, where he built partnerships with advocacy organizations in India, and managed grants to organizations focused on health policy in Africa, India, and the U.S.
Joe serves on the Leadership Council of The Posse Foundation’s D.C. chapter and the Board of the Wisconsin Project on Nuclear Arms Control. He holds an Executive MBA from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, an M.S. in International Affairs from Georgetown University, and a B.A. in English from Wesleyan University.