From the Diocese of Youngstown, Ohio, Josh is a convert to the Catholic faith, being received into the Church in 2016. A student at Youngstown State University where he majors in Religious Studies with a Minor in History, he belongs the Basilica of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel in Youngstown, Ohio where he sings in the choir and is an occasional altar server. In his free time, Josh enjoys listening to music, writing new hymn lyrics, and all things Liturgy. He also is a writer for Brent the Byzantine and Clarifying Catholicism.