Joel Karr holds the position of Chief Technology Officer at Keller Postman LLC, where he is steadfast in his commitment to delivering exceptional customer experiences through innovative solutions.

Joel is a seasoned technology executive known for his dedication to championing growth and transformation initiatives. His experience spans across public entities and PE-backed enterprises in a multitude of industries. Central to Joel’s professional ethos is his unparalleled proficiency in conceptualizing, developing, and launching top-tier technical solutions that enhance the customer’s overall experience.

Guided by his leadership, teams—often spread across multiple countries—consistently hit the mark, a testament to their shared commitment to excellence and profound sense of responsibility. Among Joel’s recent achievements is his instrumental role in modernizing a comprehensive logistics platform at Redwood Logistics, paving the way for swift growth and scalability through automation. Before his tenure at Redwood, Joel spearheaded the development of highly secure applications at a financial regulatory company. These applications were crafted to transform financial records for SEC submissions in order to meet demanding timelines.

Academically, Joel has earned a B.S. in Speech Communications, an M.S. in Computer Science, and an MBA, all from the University of Illinois.


  • M.B.A., University of Illinois
  • M.S., University of Illinois
  • B.S., University of Illinois

Previous Affiliations

  • Redwood Logistics
  • DFIN
  • Semrad Law Firm