Born and raised in Reno, Nevada, Josh has contributed his time to both the university and growing startup community. In the startup community, he is a Managing Partner with a new financial technology firm, Truthan Towers. Truthan Towers is developing technology and an algorithm to efficiently source deals in the private equity industry. At the university, he volunteers as a contributing team member to the TEDx University of Nevada 2016 team. Previously, he was co-emcee of the 2014 event, program committee team member, and the co-organizer/co-founder of the student speaker competition. Josh studied Business Administration, with a major in Economics, at the University of Nevada, Reno.