Our Corporate Leadership Team
Joel Worthington joined The Dwyer Group® in 2009 when he became a franchise developer for Mr. Electric. From 2010-2011 he served as a franchise consultant for the organization before being named vice president. Joel was named president of Mr. Electric in 2014.
Joel’s career in franchising began in 2006 with DreamMaker Bath and Kitchen, an affiliate of The Dwyer Group, where he served as recruiter and vice president of recruiting and development. Before entering franchising Joel was a pastor of 16 years. Joel has focused on strategic initiatives during his time with Mr. Electric by creating new sales, customer service, commercial sales program and accounting systems while revamping the training and education platforms. Joel represents the electrical industry well, serving on the Executive Board of Electrical Safety Foundation International. Joel is also involved in community service through the Habitat for Humanity program.
He has a BA in Biblical Studies from Trinity Bible College and a BS in Professional Studies from Southwestern University. In 2014 Joel received the Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) designation through the International Franchise Association’s (IFA) Institute of Certified Franchise Executives.
Vice President of Operations
Josh McCormick stepped into the role of Vice President of Operations for Mr. Electric in 2018. In this position, Josh serves in a leadership role for franchise support, training, continuous improvement in systems and processes, as well as the growth and development of all stakeholders in the Mr. Electric franchise system.
Josh joined the Mr. Electric family in 2006 as a Franchise Developer where he guided more than 70 candidates into the franchise system. In 2014 he began a new Mr. Electric operations initiative focusing on commercial growth opportunities, and by 2016 was managing all sales training-related activities for the entire franchise system. This training serviced both franchisees as well as frontline employees using regional training events, web-based training, and a variety of other educational mediums.
Josh received the Mr. Electric Team Member of the Year award for 2016 for his outstanding support of both the corporate operations team and Mr. Electric franchisees. Prior to coming to the Dwyer Group in 2006, Josh served as Director of Development for an international training and consulting business where he developed and supported a network of 75 independent trainers and coaches.
Josh graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration from the Hankamer School of Business at Baylor University in 2002.