Joseph is a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor that has been in the field of substance abuse treatment since 2009. In long-term recovery since 2008, Joseph is the Vice President of Business Development for Recovery Unplugged, Former President of the Austin Chapter of the Texas Association of Addiction Professionals, and current President-Elect for that same organization. He was awarded the Terry D. Hale Professional of the Year award in 2019. He has built and developed a variety of programs including Residential Treatment, Intensive Outpatient Programs, and Extended Care Programs. In his free time he enjoys pending time with his family and making noises with strings.