Joe Schick brings a strong finance background to SAFE. Over a 30+ year career, he has held various senior and executive financial positions at large public and private companies. He has been a CFO for the last 10 years and is currently CFO at Branded Entertainment Network (BEN), an advertising company owned by Bill Gates. He is also a CPA.

He has worked with and been a member of boards throughout his career, including public company boards (Expedia as a SVP of Finance interacting with the Board and BioLife Solutions where he is an independent board member); private company boards (as CFO of Vertafore, Talyst, and BEN); and non-profit boards (Hollywood Hill PTA, Homeward Pet, the Archdiocese of Seattle, and now SAFE).

Joe and his wife Bernice have owned horses on their 3-acre farm in Woodinville for almost 30 years. They adopted Atticus from SAFE a few years ago and Atticus is enjoying his golden years under their care.