As part of the Strategic Innovation team, Joel helps organizations re-imagine their industries and their core business offerings. He leads ideation, development, and implementation of new product and service offerings for healthcare clients. Before coming to HDR, Joel spent eight years working inside the healthcare system in a variety of roles, from administration and management to analysis and business development. This gives him a deep understanding of the health challenges communities face, particularly regarding ambulatory healthcare. Joel loves working across disciplines to discover and implement human-centric ideas that directly, meaningfully, and compassionately engage people to live better lives. He also enjoys a good game of Scrabble and is terrible at riding a bike and roller skating.