Joel is a partner at Carlton, Goddard and Freer Talent (CGF) after having previously worked as an agent at both DGRW and Nicolosi & Co. Currently he has clients working on Broadway (MEAN GIRLS, FROZEN, THE BANDS VISIT, CAROUSEL, MY FAIR LADY, SPONGEBOB…, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE, SUMMER, HAMILTON, WAITRESS, , SCHOOL OF ROCK, KINKY BOOTS, ALADDIN, BEAUTIFUL, WICKED, THE BOOK OF MORMON, THE LION KING , ANASTASIA THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, COME FROM AWAY, HELLO DOLLY and the upcoming GETTIN’ THE BAND BACK TOGETHER, MOULIN ROUGE, JAGGED LITTLE PILL, AIN’T TOO PROUD and THE HEART OF ROCK AND ROLL) in National Tours (HAMILTON, WAITRESS, THE COLOR PURPLE, LOVE NEVER DIES, THE KING AND I, WICKED, BEAUTIFUL, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, THE BOOK OF MORMON, ALADDIN) and on television (LA to Vegas, The Blacklist, Blindspot, Younger, Billions, Deadbeat, The Path, The O/A, Iron Fist, Daredevil, Luke Cage, Difficult People, The Detour, Gotham, Chicago Med, Shades of Blue, Broad City, High Maintenance, The Americans, Power, Madam Secretary, The Strain, House of Cards, VEEP, The Good Fight, Elementary, Girls, Orange Is The New Black, Mozart in the Jungle, Quantico, Blue Bloods, L&O: SVU, Homeland and Master of None). He has had clients work at most every major regional and Off-Broadway theater including The Guthrie, Old Globe Theatre, La Jolla Playhouse, The Goodman Theatre, Hartford Stage, Roundabout Theatre Co, Lincoln Center Theatre, Second Stage, Playwrights Horizons, New York Theatre Workshop, Primary Stages, Signature Theater, Classic Stage Company and Goodspeed Musicals. A former actor, Joel started his industry business career as a casting director followed by a position as a Business Representative at AEA. He holds a BFA from the Webster University Conservatory of Theatre Art.