Pastor Joe has served as lead pastor at Parkside since September 2017. He and his wife Carolyn have three daughters, Emma, Abigail, and Hannah. Pastor Joe is a graduate of Southeastern University with a degree in Theology. Prior to coming to Parkside, he served as a lead pastor in Arkansas as well as youth and young adults ministries in Illinois for over 10 years. Joe and Carolyn have a passion for leading and discipling believers into a deeper walk with Christ. In his spare time, Pastor Joe enjoys reading, drinking coffee, and spending time with his family.