Joe is an inquisitive researcher who is motivated by mission-focused projects aiming to improve lives.
Through prior academic and non-profit work, Joe’s experience includes assessing the human impacts of
policies made at the international, federal, and community levels. At Fourth Economy, Joe utilizes data
analytics to tackle interdisciplinary challenges and distill narratives from complex questions. You can find
Joe at home gardening, painting, or baking sweets.
University of Pittsburgh
Graduate School of Public and International Affairs
Master of Public and International Affairs
B.A., International Relations and Biological Sciences
Monroeville Public Library
Human Dignity Project Coordinator
Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank
Ford Institute for Human Security
joe.skibbens (at) fourtheconomy.com