Joseph (he/him) was born and raised in Madera. He joined Youth Leadership Institute as a Program Coordinator for Mobilizing Youth to Nix Tobacco in October 2021. Joseph graduated from Fresno State in 2020 with a Bachelors in English Education with an emphasis on literature studies. A professional goal of his has always been to be a knowledgeable leader for youth and bring their voices to the forefront.
Outside of work, Joseph enjoys spending time lifting weights and working out, playing video games, and spending time with his friends and family.