Joey Bridges

Vice President of Technology and Information

Joey has many years of experience with technology and information systems and has over 17 years in higher education in these related areas. He served as Server Administrator at Gardner-Webb University prior to joining Clark Higher Ed. Joey began his career in technology while attending college and has served as programmer, programmer analyst, systems analyst and manager. He also has experience operating his own consulting company and working in county government and textiles.

During his time at Gardner-Webb University, Joey earned his Master of Business Administration and began teaching as an adjunct faculty member for the university and for community colleges. He has a passion for learning and building systems to enhance the usability of data.

Joey is married to his high school sweetheart, Kay and has raised two sons, Matthew and Ryan. They currently reside in Boiling Springs, NC where they raise their granddaughter, Kyndall who is very involved in competition dance.