Joby has been the Emergency Management Division Chief for Bay County Florida since October 2016. From 2010 through 2016 Joby was the Communications Division Manager for the county. Joby is a graduate of Auburn University College of Business where he received a B.S in Human Resources Management in 1990. Joby was recently awarded the Florida Emergency Preparedness Association’s (FEPA) “Chad Reed” Emergency Management Professional of the Year distinction for his hard work and dedication during the county’s response to Hurricane Michael. His department also was recognized as a StormReady Community Hero by the National Weather Service for their efforts before and during Michael.