Joe was the Co-Founder and Managing Member of Hawthorn Financial LLC. Joe has been active in financial services since 1978 with specialties in retirement and estate planning.
Joe was a founding and active board member of Friends of Kids with Cancer, since the charity's inception in 1993. He worked extensively on the Finance and Development Committees. Joe retired from the board in 2019, when the endowment reached 5 million.
Joe joined the board of the Hilljack House in 2018. He is looking forward to making a difference. Joe's favorite aspect is interaction with and providing a fun-filled and positive environment for all of the residents during early recovery. He feels that such activities and commitment to the mission will provide a pathway to success and spirituality.
Joe, lives in Webster Groves with his wife Mary and has one daughter, Nina.