Joseph Sylvers joined CIP in 2013 and worked as a social skills instructor, job coach, in-class academic aid, and multiple times as team leader in the Summer Beyond High School program. He now assists students with their residential goals as a member of the Life Skills team.
Joseph studied English and Child Development at Cal State Northridge in 2008. Joseph was attracted to the field by personal experiences growing up in a family with learning differences and disabilities, and working with youth as a tutor and personal care-giver. Joe is an avid learner and plans to continue his academic career in Special Needs Education at Cal State Dominguez.
In his free time he is also a visual artist, who enjoys film, literature, hiking, and kayaking.