Josh was elected in 2016 to the Georgia House of Representatives to serve the citizens of District 72, which includes Peachtree City, Brooks, south Fayette County, as well as the cities of Senoia and Haralson in Coweta County. He currently serves as the Vice-Chair of the Defense and Veterans Affairs Committee, Vice-Chair of the Working Group on Creative Arts & Entertainment, and as a member of the Appropriations, Economic Development and Tourism, Human Relations and Aging and the Industry and Labor Committees.
He is the owner of Southeast Properties, Inc., a commercial asset management and brokerage firm serving the South Metro area. Upon graduation from the University of Georgia, Josh received a commission in the United States Army and served on active duty as a Military Intelligence Officer.
After leaving active duty in 2001, Josh transitioned to the United States Army Reserves, where he has completed three overseas tours in support of the global war on terror, including a deployment to Iraq. He currently holds the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.
Josh is active in his community and serves on the board of The Eden Project, a non-profit organization dedicated to addressing issues in our veteran community. He is a past president of the Crossroads Christian School parent board, former chairman of the Fayette County Republican Party and former member of the Georgia Real Estate Commission. Josh and his wife Michelle have five children and are members of New Hope Baptist Church, where Josh serves as a deacon and youth leader.