Josh joined the RGS team in 2020 bringing over 20 years of experience in land planning, environmental design and economic development. His most recent experience of 11 years was with the Fort Ord Reuse Authority where he led teams in identifying reuse opportunities and economic development strategies for the shuttered military base. Ultimately serving as executive officer, Josh led the completion of programs including economic development, planning, habitat conservation, building removal bond financing and capital improvements.
Josh is skilled at helping agencies navigate complex and often contentious political land use and development processes. He is adept at technology integration, data generation and analysis, marketing and communication, contract development and cross-sector relationship building.
Josh possesses a BA degree in Environmental Biology from CSU Humboldt and Master’s Degree in Landscape Architecture from UC Berkeley.