2020 ActivatEE Speaker
Joe is a lifelong whitewater enthusiast and outdoorsman. He has worked as a kayaking instructor, river guide, safety boater for numerous paddlesports organizations. Through his journey of finding a balanced life free from addiction, Joe has gained insight into the many challenges people face on and off the water. He's active in the outdoor behavioral health industry, using outdoor experiences as a path to healing. Joe has spent the past 20 years studying the fields of motivation, adult learning, peak performance, and behavioral psychology. He used this knowledge reconstruct himself from being a self-proclaimed “dirt-bag” living out of his truck, into a top performer with billion-dollar software companies in Silicon Valley. Joe is recognized as a thought leader in the field of corporate development, training high-performance teams. Joe is the founder of Class Five Mind, a leading recovery platform that combines technology with science-based techniques for overcoming addiction.
Joe is a 2020 ActivatEE Keynote Speaker