Joe is a set designer based in Minneapolis. For Carlyle Brown and Company, he designed the set for Are You Now or Have You Ever Been… Joe also designed the scenery for Carlyle Brown’s play Pure Confidence in Minneapolis and Off-Broadway. His design work has been featured by a variety of theatre, music, and dance companies including the Children’s Theatre Company, Mixed Blood Theatre, Frank Theatre, Stages Theatre, Pillsbury House Theatre, Mu Performing Arts, Twin Cities Ballet of MN, Carleton College, Stuart Pimsler Dance & Theatre, Theatre Latté Da, Steppingstone Theatre, 15 HEAD – a theatre lab, Zorongo Flamenco, Eye of the Storm, Ordway Music Theatre, Dancing People Company, Minnesota Dance Theatre, James Sewell Ballet, Margolis Brown, Augsburg College, Viterbo University, University of St. Thomas, Ballet Arts Minnesota, the American Southwest Theatre, Northstar Opera, Kohler Arts Center, 10,000 Things, Children at Play Productions and the Creede Repertory Theatre. Joe received an Ivey Award for excellence in scenic design in 2010. He was a founding Artistic Director of 15 HEAD—a theatre lab from 1995-2004.