Joseph Cecchini is in his twenty-third year as a teacher in the Flint Community Schools. He earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan-Flint and has also attended Eastern Michigan University. He is the father of 4 children with his wife, Stefanie, who is also a teacher. He enjoys fishing and cooking and going to concerts with his wife. His real passion though is baseball. He has been a player or coach every summer.