Joe is currently employed as a Sales Associate by Caywood & Associates Inc., an independent insurance agency located in Plano, Illinois. Joe's insurance career has been highlighted by unprecedented growth within the agency over the last three years. He has set individual sales records in a variety of areas on his way to being recognized as one of the areas top sales producers. He has been an active member of the Professional Independent Insurance Agents of Illinois governmental affairs department by offering his expertise on a variety of issues. In addition, he is a President's Council member of the National Health Underwriters.
Prior to Joe's insurance career he served as the President/CEO of the Fox Valley Family YMCA. During his YMCA service Joe was recognized nationally for his work in financial development, fiscal management, and operations. He served on the national YMCA Public Policy committee, regularly meeting with heads of state on national and international social service issues.
Joe lives in Sandwich, Illinois with his wife Dr. Jennifer Roberts and three children, Emma, Claire and Molly. Within his community he serves on the Board of Directors for the Open Door Rehabilitation Center for disabled adults. He obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of St. Francis where he was named an Academic All-American Baseball player and graduated Cum Laude.