Joe is a stand-up comic by trade, and has worked in clubs and colleges all over the country. As a cancer survivor he is also doing motivational speeches as well. Career highlights include being in the original Kansas City production of Tony and Tina’s Wedding. He has also worked for the Coterie Theater, the Bell Road Barn Players, and the Metropolitan Ensemble Theater. He has done many local and regional commercials too. As a comic he has opened up Joe Piscopo, Billy Crystal, David Brenner, Deana Martin, and even Garth Brooks to name a few.