Joseph received his MPH and BA both from UC Berkeley. He is currently the Manager for the Department of Education and Training at a large hospital. In this role, Joseph oversees programs to improve staff training and professional development. This includes addressing issues such as technical skills development, health literacy, and communication issues. Prior to this role, Joseph taught undergraduate Public Health courses at UC Berkeley, including the Community Health Impact Program. Joseph also worked in violence prevention as the project manager for the National Network of Hospital-based Violence Intervention Programs. A Bay Area native, Joseph lives in Oakland with his fiancée where they enjoy Lake Merritt, Cal football, and 49ers.