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Chief Operating Officer

Joe Priest

Joe Priest joined the Artemis Shielding team in January of 2017 as the Chief Operating Officer. Joe has assisted the Artemis team in bringing to market an extensive line of functional, economic, lead free shielding products.

Prior to Artemis Shielding, Joe served his country in the United States Army’s Elite Special Forces where he retired in 2011 after more than 22 years of service including 7 Combat tours in Afghanistan and Iraq. He then went on and led a highly specialized team training the military in various Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures eventually retiring from the military for good and joining the Artemis team.

A native of Missouri, Joe now lives with his wife Kristy in Northern Alabama where they enjoy hunting, fishing, and traveling.