Joe Stanley

Versatile, like the potato.


2021- 2016

The Federal Reserve Figuring out how we take the Fed to the cloud, think in products over projects, and invest in our workforce. Checking all the digital transformation boxes.

2016- 2014

The Commonwealth Institute Grew a team of policy analysts into end-to-end campaign owners. Scored legislative victories and improved how the media reported on state spending with a new budget explainer.

2014- 2012

Tumblr Ran the Support division, which served as the connective tissue between users, sales, engineering, and product. Involved in the acquisition by Yahoo, with mixed feelings in retrospect.

2012- 2010

Mesmir Independent consultant, helping non-profits and candidates for elected office figure out how to make digital work for them. If you can imagine it, I probably did it.


2022 (Expected)

Master of Business Administration University of Virginia Darden School of Business


Bachelor of Arts, Political Science Virginia Commonwealth University College of Humanities and Sciences