Joe has served Escondido for over 13 years as an Escondido PD Chaplain, Community Services Commissioner ('14-'16), and currently serves as Planning Commissioner. Joe seeks to continue his public service on the Escondido City Council.
Joe has been a resident of Escondido for over 20 years. His children have all graduated high school in the district. Joe has always felt called to serve the community he calls home.
As Police Chaplain, Joe has been honored by Chief Craig Carter with the “Chief’s Special Recognition Award," and is the recipient of the 2014 “Volunteer of the Year Award” from the Escondido Police Department.