Joe Brazil was elected to the County Council District 2 in 2000. Prior to moving to St. Charles County, he served on the City of Florissant Council from 1990–1996.
A graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia and McCluer North High School, Joe has been employed by Tremco Inc., as a roofing manufacturer consultant, for 20 years.
He and his wife, Kelly, are owners of Trail Smoke House, Grapevine Vacation Rentals and Missouri River Excursions in Defiance. Joe is also a member of the New Melle Men's Auxiliary VFW and Defiance Merchants Association.
Joe has two stepdaughters, Haley and Chyna, and he and Kelly have a daughter, Teagan. Haley is married to Billy Tharp, and they have a son, Beckem. His family lives in Augusta, and they are members of the Immaculate Heart of Conception Catholic Church in New Melle.