He is the lead/baritone in Ransomed. Joe joined in August of 2008, and has undertaken an intensive regimen of learning the music. Joe has many years of experience in the Southern Gospel music field. He sang with Arden-Davis, the New Life Quartet, and Trusting Hymn. Joe has also been a successful solo singer. He was the 2007 GMAA Male Soloist of the Year, the 2007 Songwriter of the Year, and the 2007 Song of the Year for "Moment of Grace". He won the 2007 SGMA of Texas Song of the Year for "Written in Blood" as well. Joe has also made television appearances on various shows, including The Jim Baker Show, Texas Country Gospel, & Claude Gray Music USA. Joe is a member of Trinity Life Baptist Church in Garland, TX.
Joe is father of two sons. His son,Jonathan, is married to Renee and has 3 children-Alyssa, Blake, and Rylee. Joe's other son, Ryan, is married to Amber and they have one child-Landyn. Joe's kids and grandkids are the special blessings in his life and he will gladly tell you about them. Joe has three college degrees, including a Masters in Counseling/Family Therapy. Joe is usually the first person you talk to when you call to book Ransomed. Joe is also the promoter of Rodeo City Music Hall's monthly Gospel Shows. Those shows are held on the first Friday of every month. Joe has built that event up in the 4 years he has been involved. Joe is our "Bonus Berry" because he has added so much to the experience within Ransomed and to each of our lives personally. He is a Berry in so many ways, and each day is a wonderful time of learning and delight with him involved.