Joe is a shareholder in the law firm of HaasCaywood PC, which has offices in Sturgis and Coldwater.
Joe is a member of the St. Joseph County Bar Association, State Bar of Michigan, and Indiana Bar Association.
Joe has presented and instructed for numerous seminars as well as Glen Oaks Community College, the St. Joseph County Human Resources Council and the Michigan Finance Officers Association.
Actively involved in the community, Joe has served and has held officer positions in a large number of organizations including the Sturgis City Commission, Sturgis Exchange Club, Sturgis Elks, Sturgis Hospital, Sturgis Area Community Foundation, Sturgis Chamber of Commerce, St. Joseph County United Way, St. Joseph County Transportation Authority, and many others – too numerous to mention.
Joe was named Sturgis Citizen of the Year in 2015 by the Sturgis Area Chamber of Commerce.
Joe and his wife, Joyce, have two grown sons Patrick and Jacob, their daughter-in-law Cassidy, and two grandsons Phin and Oliver.