Joe currently serves as the Director of Environment Of Care/Deputy Facilities Director for the Department of Public Health-Tewksbury Hospital. Prior to joining Tewksbury Hospital, Joe spent 29 years working at Mary Immaculate Nursing Home in Lawrence Ma. At Tewksbury Hospital Joe is responsible for designing, implementing, maintaining, and evaluating all hospital programs which are responsible for the safety, security, and maintenance of its building occupants (patient, staff, visitors), systems (utility and operational), property and structures. Joe partners closely with the Director of Facilities to prioritize maintenance requests, assigning of work and managing staff to ensure a safe environment. Additionally, Joe functions as the Emergency Management Coordinator for protocols related to Safety, Hazardous Materials Management, Equipment/Utility management, Life Safety, and other environmental considerations.