Josh grew up in Saint Louis, Missouri, United States. He is third-year rabbinical student at Hebrew Union College in Jerusalem. Shortly after finishing his bachelor’s degree in history at Yale University in 2013, he made aliyah to Israel. Josh holds a master’s degree in Jewish History from The Hebrew University. Previously he worked as a Jewish History teacher at Heller High, the Reform Movement’s high school in Israel. Alongside all this, Josh is a huge baseball fan (go Cardinals!), songleader, and student of all things history.