Rev. Joseph D. Flint is a native of Atlanta, Georgia where he has spent most of his life. He is a proud product of the Atlanta Public School system and a graduate of Booker Taliaferro Washington Comprehensive High School, where he served as Student Government President. While studying his undergrad in Business Administration Joe found it hard to shake his family’s Military tradition so he enlisted in the United States Army. His travels include but are not limited to Ireland, Germany, Kuwait, Quatar, and Afghanistan. Joe served one tour of in Afghanistan in conjunction with CJTF-76. Upon his return home he changed his MOS and became an Army Recruiter. It was during his Tour in Mississippi that Joe accepted his calling to the Gospel Ministry. Joe was Licensed January 11, 2009 and Ordained August 18, 2012 Under the leadership of his Pastor Dr. R. L. White Jr. of the Mt. Ephraim Baptist Church.
Joe’s professional background is in Political and Non-Profit Organizations. He has served on the Campaigns of 2 Atlanta Mayors. He first served as a canvasser for former Mayor Bill Campbell and then he served as a District Lead and Field Director for former Mayor Kasim Reed. In 2010 Joe accepted a position in Ypsilanti, Michigan as a Deputy Campaign Manager which added another successful win under his belt. Since his return home to Georgia in 2011 Joe has worked in the field of Operational Management with Fortune 500 Companies such as The Home Depot and GardaWorld Security and Logistic. Joe has received numerous awards and recognitions to include being named Young Man of the Year by Atlanta’s Concerned Black Clergy, Top New Army Reserve Recruiter, The Army’s Meritorious Service Medal and The Afghanistan Service Medal. Lastly Joe obtained an Associates Degree in Public Administration from Central Texas College. Currently Joe serves as a Chaplain for the Willie A. Watkins Funeral Home Riverdale Location and is a Student at Gupton Jones College of Funeral Service.