Joseph Garnett

Joseph Garnett hails from Ward 8 of Washington, DC where his family instilled the importance of serving the community and promoting change. Currently, Joseph is a Learning Specialist with Disability Support Services and attends The Catholic University of America pursuing his masters of social work degree through the Pope Francis scholarship. Joseph’s interest in social work is rooted in experiences growing up where he saw socio and economic issues effecting families in his community. Garnett references Maya Angelou, “When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed” as highlighting his motivation to champion change in Washington, DC.