Born at Pocono Mountain Medical Center in East Stroudsburg, Joel Getz was always interested in politics and helping people. Although he was raised in Stroudsburg, he loved the East after moving to the area while in a relationship and decided to make it his permanent residence.
Came for the girl, stayed for the ‘Burg!
Joel is currently the Vice Chair of the Monroe County Libertarian Party, as well as a member of the Media Relations Committee for the Libertarian Party of Pennsylvania. He has been involved with a number of campaigns, including the most recent LP presidential race of Jorgensen/Cohen.
Among his campaign experiences are his experiences as a fellow community member, working hard at a blue collar job and overcoming the obstacles that life brings. This encouraged him to follow his passion
and desire for the immense and immeasurable power that comes from municipal government for helping others and making positive changes for the residents of East Stroudsburg.