Joseph J. Iarocci joined the Robert K. Greenleaf Center for Servant Leadership as Chief Executive Officer in 2012.

Before joining the Greenleaf Center, Iarocci spent 13 years with CARE USA, one of the world’s largest international nongovernmental organizations dedicated to ending extreme poverty. Iarocci joined CARE in 1998 as General Counsel, was appointed Chief Financial Officer in 2004 and Chief of Staff in 2008. During that time, Iarocci also spent a year managing CARE’s external relations team, which included fundraising, advocacy, marketing and communications.

Iarocci practiced business law prior to joining CARE, representing individual entrepreneurs as well as multinational corporations. He was a partner in the Atlanta law firm of Lamar, Archer & Cofrin and associated with Shearman & Sterling in New York City. Iarocci is a regular speaker and teacher on the subjects of leadership and the practical intersection of public and private sectors.