Born and raised in Chicago, Josh attended UIC after completing a 4-year stint in the United States Marine Corps. Soon after, he began his career in fitness as a trainer and instructor at the East Bank Club in Chicago, where he would stay for the next 10 years.
In 2016, Josh received his Master’s Degree in Rehabilitation Counseling from Adler University. Today he resides in Hales Corners, Wisconsin where he enjoys speed skating at the Petit Olympic Training Center, running trails and other forms or resistance training. His fitness approach is that individuals should progress at a pace that is comfortable and to set moderate and attainable goals.