Joel Mackey has over 20 years of non-profit management experience. As Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity of the East Bay, Joel is skilled in successfully convening community engagement initiatives. Working as a policy specialist for Making Waves, Joel understands the importance of building a college going culture for students in the school District. Joel is an instructor teaching non-profit management courses at University of San Francisco, San Francisco State University, and California State University –East Bay.Joel is an attorney, having graduated with a Juris Doctor degree from Boalt Hall School of Law at the University of California, Berkeley. He also received a Master of Divinity degree from Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary at Northwestern University. He completed his undergraduate studies at Trinity College.