Growing up in a farm family and within the farming community of Mitchell, Colquitt and Decatur Counties, Joe dedicated his career to agriculture.

He understands and truly believes that agriculture makes life better in Georgia. He will fully support and be a driving force to protect farmers, farm families and jobs in the ag industry that serve as the backbone of Southwest Georgia and support the entire state’s economy. He will be a trusted and well-educated voice for our way of life.