Josh was born and raised in Pasadena, before attending Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. After graduating in 2011, he moved to Austin, Texas where he worked with youth at the Boys and Girls Club. In 2014, he continued to work with youth at a horticultural therapy program on the Big Island of Hawaii. Josh joined the Flintridge team in 2016 as a Research & Development Specialist, and he continues to learn from colleagues and constituents as a member of the Flintridge Center leadership team. He is an alumni of Leadership Pasadena, and he currently serves as a board member for Pasadenans Organizing for Progress (POP!) as well as the community-based 5th District Representative on the Los Angeles County Public Safety Realignment Team (PSRT). In his free time, Josh enjoys hiking, camping, and traveling and has worked on organic farms in Ireland and a sea cucumber farm in Indonesia.