Joel Vixie

Senior Web Developer


Joel found his way to Austin after growing up in Washington state. Even outside of the office, Joel enjoys creating responsive, user-friendly websites and maintains his own freelance web design business. When not working on websites or sleeping, he spends the rest of his time with his family. He has the most amazing wife and the 2 best kids in the world, just ask him.

What cause are you passionate about?
I am passionate about Movember and raising awareness about men’s health. Mustaches are the best!

What did you want to be when you grew up? What happened?
Retired. Life.

What is your favorite restaurant?
Chipotle – I could eat there every day.

How many countries have you visited? What was your favorite?
1, Canada. Yes, it is my favorite.

What is your favorite quote? 
It could be 10° cooler.


Joel graduated from Walla Walla University with a B.S. in Physical Education, which means he can throw a football over those mountains. Instead of becoming a P.E. Teacher, he followed his passion into the wondrous world of technology. Before joining the Charity Dynamics team, he was a web producer at Charles Schwab and worked at Affiniscape as their Business Analyst & Technical Support. As our Web Developer II, Joel comes up with creative solutions for our clients using the latest web technologies. He excels at hand-coding HTML/CSS, JavaScript, jQuery and other programming languages