Bachelor of Arts, Furman University
What classes do you teach at Anderson
Arranging For Contemporary Media, Songwriting, Studio Recording, Worship Design, Worship Lab
What year did you start teaching at AU
Why teach at AU?
After working in the contemporary church for 20 years and 10 years of writing broadcast production music, I felt a need to give back.
Golf, beach, travel
Notable achievements outside of discipline
I am an ordained deacon, have been on several mission trips and have helped to build a hospital in the Dominican Republic.
People might be interested to know I...
I wrote music for Ridgid, Ryobi and Craftsman tools commercials for nine years, along with TV commercials for Marco Rubio and Chris Christie.
How would you describe your classes to someone who has never attended one?
My classes are hands-on, and they explore all of the issues I have had in the real world.
Joe wrote custom music for the Carolina Panthers that is still played on regional broadcasts of the games. He also played in the orchestras of Bob Hope, George Burns, Debbie Reynolds, A Chorus Line, Sugar Babies and The 5th Dimension.
The thing Joe enjoys most about Anderson University is the students. He wishes prospective students knew that having a deep knowledge of music will only enhance their ability to lead in worship.