Principal Consultant Joseph Bocchiaro III Ph.D., CTS-D, CTS-I, ISF-C has relocated from Washington DC to the Boston MA area, overseeing Sextant Group / NV5 Engineering & Technology’s audiovisual, information technology, security, and acoustics practice in New England.

An accomplished writer and speaker, Joe earned his PhD in Education / Educational Technology from Kennedy-Western University in 2004. He teaches as an adjunct professor at Harvard University, has published more than 100 technical articles in professional journals, and has presented at over 50 audiovisual and information technology conferences across 16 countries. Joe is also among an elite group of professionals holding both the CTS-D and CTS-I designation, a distinction held by fewer than 200 nationwide. 

Prior to joining The Sextant Group in 2014, Joe was the Director and Vice President of Standards and Industry Innovations Development for AVIXA/InfoComm International. His resume also includes previous leadership roles for well-known AEC firms in New Jersey, New York, and Baltimore.

With Joe now spearheading Sextant’s New England efforts, Principal Consultants David Glenn and Richard Derbyshire continue to lead our Washington DC office.

The Sextant Group was acquired by NV5 Engineering & Technology in 2019, resulting in a vast portfolio of completed or currently active projects across New England, including Harvard, Yale, Dartmouth, Boston University, Smith College, Wellesley College, University of Vermont, plus corporate clients from Google to SAP.

Reach out to Joe at or 617.933.9229 x325.