Joe was previously a policy advisor in the Victorian State Government and also held roles in the media. He has undergraduate degrees in Arts and Commerce from The University of Melbourne, and postgraduate qualifications in Economics (Universiteit Utrecht) and Business (Columbia University).
Joe is an observer on the Board of the Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka. He is also the company secretary for Asylum Insight, an independent NFP committed to the principles of international human rights law, independence and informed public discourse.
Joe spends his spare time in the garden, out in the surf or cycling. He also enjoys Melbourne’s local comedy and live music scenes.