Joe has over 40 years experience in public accounting. Joe received his Bachelor in Business Administration from the Universtiy of Mississippi and his Masters from the University of Memphis. After working with Ernst & Ernst, he joined a local Dyersburg firm in 1976. In 1994, Joe established his own practice in which he has worked with individuals, businesses, non-profits and local governments providing services in taxation, accounting, and auditing.
During his career, Joe has been a member of the AICPA, TSCPA and has served on the Peer Review Committee of the TSCPA. Joe has been very active in the Dyersburg community, having served as Treasurer and President of the Kiwanis Club and as a District Lt. Governor, where he was recognized as an outstanding Lt. Governor. Presently, he is the treasurer of the Dyersburg-Dyer County Chamber of Commerce which recognized him as the Man of the Year in 2005. The Dyer County Adult Education program recognized his leadership by electing him Chairman of the Board. Joe has served on the Dyer County Election Commission for over 30 years and currently serves as its chair.
Joe and his wife Brenda are members of the First United Methodist Church. Joe enjoys golf and is an avid scuba diver, traveling throughout the Caribbean.