executive director

the quiet barista


Tim Herbel

Tim Herbel is the founder of the non-profit, Not Your Average Joe, reducing the unemployment of differently abled individuals after high school in addition to preparing those with intellectual and developmental disabilities in high school for the workforce. 

Tim is a two time graduate of Oklahoma Christian University with degrees in ministry and has served professionally as a pastor, worship leader, teacher, professor and financial consultant prior to his work as the executive director at NYAJ. Tim is also an NCAA sports arena announcer in the OKC area. He is married to Lynn and is the proud dad of Kinsey, step-dad of David and host-dad of German daughters, Charlotte, Paula, Lya, Linnea and Sophie.

He loves to read, sing and solve problems.

On occasion, he’s been known to create problems as well.

Contact - tim@nyaj.coffee