Joël holds a bachelor’s in exercise science from Denison University. He went on to complete his master’s in healthcare administration at Otterbein University where he was also a graduate assistant football coach specializing in strength and conditioning and academic tutoring. He also spent a few summers working at the Center for Talent Development at Northwestern University. Joël is passionate about working with people, supporting healthcare equity and accessibility, which stems from his upbringing in his native country of Ivory Coast. He is also a French bilingual. In his free time, Joël enjoys staying active, mentoring, doing all things DIY, and learning about the new trendy technologies.