Joe is originally from Cape Cod, MA. He has a bachelor’s degree in sociology from Hartwick College in Oneonta, NY. Joe was also an All-American collegiate football player for Hartwick College as well. Joe brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Legacy team, having served in the public sector as a law enforcement officer for nine years (K-9, SWAT and Interview Interrogation). Joe has also worked as a Adolescence social worker for the Massachusetts Department Of Family And Children. Joe worked in the private sector for many years as well. Beginning as a clinician in the substance abuse field and then for the past five years as a business developer. Joe has devoted his life to helping alcoholics live a better life and break the stigma of addiction. In fact, the stigma of addiction was the inspiration for Joe’s senior thesis while at Hartwick College. Joe’s core principles are hard work, perseverance and determination. You can hear Joe say daily “everyone loves a comeback” in motivating and implementing hope with people struggling with addiction. In Joe’s current position as Director of Business Development, he has developed tight-knit relationships with alcohol and substance abuse facilities nationwide. Joe has a proven track record in admissions and marketing with seven years experience in the substance abuse and mental health field. Joe is passionate about assisting clients and their families throughout the recovery process, using his expertise in addiction and Motivational Enhancement Therapy (MET) in an effort to create a life worth living….