Joe joined the Jacksonville University Media Relations staff in August 2017, and will serve as the primary contact for the women’s soccer and softball teams, as well as a broadcaster for select JU sporting events and ESPN3 broadcasts.
A native of Milford, CT, Mixie is a 2017 graduate of Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia, where he received bachelor’s degrees in Broadcast Journalism and Digital Media-Performance.
While attending Liberty, he served as the Sports Director and show host at 90.9 WQLU, and was a broadcaster for the Liberty Flames Sports Network. He was a member of the Lambda Pi Eta National Communications Honors Society, upon which eligibility is given to students who hold a 3.5 GPA or higher in a communications major. Joe was also one of the public address announcers for Liberty Athletics, and broadcasted a variety of high school and college athletic events. He is a winner of five Associated Press of Virginia awards for his work in sports talk radio at WQLU.
In addition to his work at Liberty, Joe has served as an intern with Star 99.9 WEZN and the Bridgeport Bluefish professional baseball club.