M.B.A., Xavier University


Joseph has twenty-seven years of business leadership experience. He has ten-years experience as a full-time member of the Xavier University Williams College of Business faculty.  At Xavier University he taught leadership, strategic management, operations and entrepreneurship courses in the Executive MBA and MBA programs. 

As a Lecturer at Mount St. Joseph University he teaches strategic management, leadership, entrepreneurship, and operations / project management courses. He is the founding Director of both the Xavier Launch-a-Business and the Incline Incubator, which connects entrepreneurs with business expertise.  He was the Director of Operational Excellence for a $2 billion business sector of an $11 billion global industrial manufacturer and service provider.  As the Director of Operational Excellence he was responsible for operational strategy development and deployment among fourteen sites located throughout North America, Europe and Asia. 

He has ten years experience as a global business consulting manager where he guided executive leadership teams through strategy assessment / development, strategic initiative prioritization, tactical plan deployment, change management and knowledge transfer.  He’s worked for firms such as Ingersoll-Rand Company, Harley-Davidson and Huffy Corporation, where he gained multi-site, start-up, operations, and closure experience. 

He obtained both his undergraduate degree and Executive MBA from Xavier University’s Williams College of Business. He is a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and has led numerous comprehensive value stream projects among businesses located throughout North America and Europe.  He holds a certification in consulting fundamentals by the George Group consulting firm (a private consulting firm acquired by Accenture in 2007) and he is experienced in formal acquisition due diligence and post acquisition integration methodologies.