Joseph High is a retired Executive Officer and Senior Vice President of Human Resources for Owens Corning in Toledo, Ohio. In this role, Joseph was responsible for the global human resources function, including safety and community relations. Under his leadership of 18,000 people in 26 countries, he managed the alignment of business and people-related objectives, both in strategic and tactical execution.
He is a trustee of the University of Toledo; a board member of Outward Bound USA, a non-profit organization consisting of schools and urban centers that offer summer programs for teens; a member of the HR Policy Association, Executive Leadership Council and Society for Human Resource Management attaining senior level certification – organizations that serve to further business and societal goals. In March 2009, Joseph received the Mayor’s Key to the City of Toledo in recognition of his leadership.
Joseph is a native of Wake Forest, North Carolina. He is married to Kathleen Cullins High. They have three children.