A graduate of Fairfield University, Joe has been in public accounting since 1971. He started with the firm of Austin S. Felis and Company, working his way to become a partner in 1973. In February of 1999, Joe started his own firm Joseph A. Palsa and Company, which is now Palsa + Palsa LLC. He is a member of the AICPA, CSCPA, and NYSSCPA.
Giving back to the community has always been important to Joe. He has served on various boards and committees including Fairfield University, Swim Across the Sound, St. Vincent’s Hospital, and The Patterson Club, to name a few. Presently, Joe is the Treasurer of the Connecticut State Seniors Golf Association.
Joe has had the pleasure of working with both of his children for over ten years. An avid golfer, Joe belongs to the Patterson Club. He played on the golf team while at Fairfield University, won a club championship at Tashua Knolls, and is still the youngest player to have won the District Championship at the age of 18. Currently, Joe lives in Trumbull with his wife Vivian.