Joe is a Michigan native and grew up just thirty minutes northwest of Detroit. After spending four years working in New York City, he has returned to Detroit, pleasantly surprised by the energy and reinvigoration throughout the motor city. Before transitioning to The Platform, he gained a broad range of experiences in architectural design, which span a variety of project scales and typologies throughout all phases of the design process. He is committed to operating at the intersection of real estate development and strategic design thinking to create inclusive and curated developments that improve Detroit’s urban condition. At The Platform, Joseph is responsible for supporting the development process on various projects with a special focus on the Milwaukee Junction neighborhood.
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:
Rafael Vinoly Architects
Bachelor of Science in Architecture, University of Michigan
BEST PART OF THE JOB
The opportunity to work with and learn from a group of passionate people, who are continuously striving to revitalize Detroit in impactful ways.
Housing and urbanism, health and fitness, traveling to new places.