From 2006 to 2013 he was President and CEO of Riverview Center, a rape crisis and domestic violence program in Dubuque, Iowa. Josh also is co-founder of Resources Unite, an organization based in Dubuque that strengthens communities by creating connections to resources and volunteer opportunities.
Josh holds a B.S. in Criminology from the University of Northern Iowa and an M.S.W. degree from UCLA. Prior to his undergraduate and graduate education, he served for four years in the United States Marine Corps, where he was a corporal in the security forces.