Joe LeFevre has spent time as both a police officer and firefighter. During his career he has held positions as a police officer, patrol supervisor, field training officer, evidence technician, firefighter II, fire department engineer, and fire/arson investigator.
LeFevre also has a diverse teaching background. Before coming to FVTC, he was a full time instructor of Forensic Investigations at UW-Platteville. He additionally did adjunct teaching and Law Enforcement Academy training for Southwest Wisconsin Technical College.
LeFevre holds BS and MS degrees in Criminal Justice, and is currently working to finish his PhD in Public Safety Leadership. He also keeps active as a member of the International Association of Arson Investigators (IAAI) along with the Wisconsin Chapter of the International Association of Arson Investigators (WIIAAI).