Secretary and Hospitality Chair
Hospitality Chairman Joe Onofrietti was born and raised in the Bronx, New York. After graduating from the University of Texas with a degree in Sociology, he moved to Europe for three and a half years earning a Master’s Certificate. In December of 1991, Joe returned to America accepting a job at the State Department in Washington D.C. Joe joined the Italian Cultural Society and FIERI in 2004 seeking to further or expand his knowledge of Italian history and culture. He has served as a board member for a decade and as president of Festa Italiana in 2011.