Joe Mazzola was appointed Director of Organizational Development and Performance Management in June 2017, following a year in the HR Department where he was in charge of training.
Prior to working for the city, Joe was President and CEO of an education-based nonprofit in Washington, DC. He was also in the military for over 20 years, where he taught leadership and ethics at the Air Force Academy and was a commanding officer of different organizations in the U.S., Europe and the Pacific.
Joe holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from UT San Antonio and a Master’s in Education and Human Development from George Washington University.
Joe and his wife Laura were born and raised in Montana. Each of their three grown children lives in a different part of the country - New York, Virginia and Texas.