Joel Worthington joined The Dwyer Group® in 2009 when he became a franchise developer for Mr. Electric. From 2010-2011 he served as a franchise consultant for the organization before being named vice president. Joel was named president of Mr. Electric in 2014.
Joel’s career in franchising began in 2006 with DreamMaker Bath and Kitchen, an affiliate of The Dwyer Group, where he served as recruiter and vice president of recruiting and development. Before entering franchising Joel was a pastor of 16 years. Joel has focused on strategic initiatives during his time with Mr. Electric by creating new sales, customer service, commercial sales program and accounting systems while revamping the training and education platforms. Joel represents the electrical industry well, serving on the Executive Board of Electrical Safety Foundation International. Joel is also involved in community service through the Habitat for Humanity program.
He has a BA in Biblical Studies from Trinity Bible College and a BS in Professional Studies from Southwestern University. In 2014 Joel received the Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) designation through the International Franchise Association’s (IFA) Institute of Certified Franchise Executives.