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Professional Counselor, PhD student, part-time writer, full-time Dad and Husband


Here’s Joe in bullet points

• Joe is obsessed with being his children’s hero.
• Joe works as a professional counselor in Grand Rapids Michigan
• And as a Director of Operations for a 501c3 known as Urban Transformation Ministries
• …and at a local Mental Hospital in a locked residential facility for adolescents
• Joe lives with his family on a small farm in the greater West Michigan area
• Joe is fun, energetic and loves good conversation
• Joe’s favorite drink is sweet tea
• Joe wants to write numerous books from fantastical fiction to serious books on relationships and communication


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