Joseph Boschulte is the Commissioner for the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Tourism. Commissioner Boschulte brings to the tourism department vast experience in business and in government as well as a track record of improving organizational performance and growth. He formerly served as President and CEO of The West Indian Company Limited (WICO), where he currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Commissioner Boschulte, who earned an MBA from Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia, has held high-level positions in transportation, utilities, telecommunications, finance, government development and investment banking.
A strategic team leader, Commissioner Boschulte served as Chief Financial Officer of both the Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority and the Government of the Virgin Islands Employees’ Retirement System. He has also chaired the VI Public Services Commission and currently sits on the board of the Virgin Islands Port Authority.
A former Vice President of Institutional Advancement at the University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) and Executive Director for UVI’s Reichhold Center for the Arts, Commissioner Boschulte previously served as Senior Vice President, Corporate Finance with Wachovia Securities in Atlanta, and Vice President of Banc of America Securities in Charlotte and New York City. Commissioner Boschulte and his wife Aisha are the proud parents of Jaeden and Janae.