Mr. Joel Cleveland has a degrees in food service management and tool machining. He has been a camp counselor at the Salvation Army Camp Wonderland in Camp Lake, Wisconsin. He also served as the assistant camp director of the Lakeland Baptist Association in Wisconsin, and a youth director at church. He is retired from Chrysler Corporation and has also had a career as a chef. He enjoys spending time with youth learning about the Lord.

He and his wife have been married 35 years and they have one son and daughter-in-law. When not working, he enjoys traveling, working out in the gym and riding his motorcycle. He also enjoys cooking and spending time with his family.