Joe Hayes, Ed.D.
Campus Center and Student Experiences, IUPUI
M.Ed., College Student Affairs Administration, University of Georgia
B.S., Finance, Marquette University
Joe Hayes serves as the Director of Campus Center and Student Experiences. He came aboard as Director of the Campus Center in June 2012, and has since led the merge of the former Office of Student Involvement and the Campus Center into one unit. As Director, Joe provides administrative leadership for 13 professional staff, a team of graduate assistants, and 70+ student employees. He is responsible for developing and managing budgets used for the general operating and repair/replacement of furniture and technology in the facility as well as fostering effective relationships with facility partners, student leaders and other campus and community constituents.
Prior to joining the IUPUI Division of Student Affairs staff, Joe served for seven years as the Assistant Director for the Missouri Student Unions at the University of Missouri, and before that served as a commissioned officer in the US Navy on active duty and the reserves. He completed multiple oversea deployments achieving a rank of Lieutenant Commander.