Joel Edwards


Joel is the Director of Information Technology for Wiggin and Dana LLP.  Joel has over twenty years’ experience as an IT Director or CIO in four large law firms.  He also serves as the Firm’s Cyber Security Officer.  Prior to working in the private sector, Joel served in the U.S. military finishing his distinguished career in air traffic control systems management as part of the U.S. Air Force Air Staff in Washington D.C.  He is married to his lovely wife, Deanna, and lives in Connecticut.


  • Embry Riddle Aeronautical University  (M.B.A.)
  • Professional Aeronautics, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University  (B.A.S.)
  • Missile Maintenance Technology, Community College of the Air Force  (A.S.)