|Originally from Mexico, Joe grew up in Texas for the first 19 years of his life. He then moved to the DC area where he attended every other university in town. It was then that he discovered that computer science and medicine was not where he belonged; he eventually received a BFA in Graphic Design. Joe has worked for the federal government, waiting tables, design firms and as a freelance designer. An avid photographer and mixed media painter, Joe's main passions are art, food, travel, and criticizing terribly-designed ads in DC Metro trains.