Former Collegiate Director of Athletics
Trainer - Minnesota
In addition to being a parent and fan Joel was an athlete, coach and administrator at the high school and college level for over 45 years. He has been recognized for his success at each level, earning Hall of Fame honors as an athlete and coach as well as for his efforts as an administrator, including being a National Finalist for Athletics Director of the Year. Upon his retirement as the Director of Athletics at the University of Minnesota he shared that experience and taught an "Organization and Management of Sports" class at the University. His passion for sports and for those who administer, coach and play have made him a popular speaker to club and high school teams and departments.