Joe Tate

D2D Program Manager

Detroit Economic Growth Corporation

Class of 2017

Joe is the representative-elect for District 2 in Detroit, after making a successful bid for the position in the November 2018 mid-term elections.

Joe joined the Erb Institute after spending four years as an infantry officer in the United States Marine Corps. During his service in the Marine Corps, he managed several economic development projects with local farmers in Helmand Province, Afghanistan. Joe is interested in intersection of government and business, specifically how municipal public policy implementation affects its intended stakeholders.