Quick Facts : About Joel

  • Numerous Billboard Club Charting remixes, including: Cher - Take It Like A Man, Tony Moran ft. Deborah Cooper - Heartbeat, Jessica Sutta - AgainEddie X ft. Niki Harris - THIS TIME BABY (as TWB), C+C Music Factory ft. Scarlett Santana - RAIN, Consuelo Costin - FEEL SO ALIVE and more!
  • Official remixes completed for the biggest names in dance music including Whitney Houston, Tony Moran, Taylor Dayne, C+C Music Factory, Inaya Day, Sandy B and Janice Robinson
  • Original songwriter/producer for numerous pop/dance/electronic songs including the Minneapolis club hit, "Be Scene!"
  • Remixes available at Soundcloud, Amazon, iTunes, Beatport and other fine retailers
  • B.S. in Graphic Design, M.Ed. in Learning Technologies with an emphasis on design & development of multimedia for adult learning from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  • Taught multimedia design and development courses at IFPMN
  • Born and raised in West Des Moines, Iowa
  • Winner of Minnesota Extension Association of Family Consumer Science and National Extension Association of Family & Consumer Sciences Marketing Package Award, First Place, Central Region
  • Published writings appear in the Journal of Extension
  • Designed and programmed www.parenting.umn.edu (site retired), which was featured in U.S. News & World Report
  • Served as graphic designer and co-instructional designer for "Introduction to Alcohol Use On Campus: A Seminar for Parents," which was featured on KSTP (ABC affiliate in the Twin Cities)
  • Worked on grant projects for NCFPD (The National Center for Food Protection and Defense), MCLPH (Midwest Center for Life-Long Learning in Public Health), PERRC (Preparedness, Emergency Response & Readiness Consortium), NIOSH (National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health), CPHP (Centers for Public Health Preparedness), and MDH (Minnesota Department of Health)

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News & Updates

Winter is Almost Over!

This winter has been a busy one! Joel saw the official release of his remix of Cher's "Take It Like A Man" help propel the track to a #2 Billboard Club Chart position, his remixes of Idina Menzel's "Let It Go" (from Disney's "Frozen") have been picked up by radio and club dj's around the world, and he just got accepted into his Ph.D. program. Stay tuned for more exciting updates!

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