Joseph Kuo is a Sophomore studying Electrical Engineering with a minor in Mathematics. At Illinois he currently studying under Wilson Poffenberger. Joseph Kuo is from San Diego, California where he studied under Peter DeLuke. He graduated from Torrey Pines High School where he was section leader at the school's Wind Ensemble. In addition, Joseph played saxophone in the San Diego Youth Symphony, where he toured China and was a member of their saxophone quartet and Wind Orchestra.