Josh graduated from the University of Warwick with a BA plus honours in Literature and Film. At Warwick he was editor of the student magazine and wrote an award-winning television column for the campus newspaper. After graduation he spent a time in PR and marketing, before returning to journalism where he worked for an investing magazine. Following a brief stint volunteering in a refugee camp, he came to work for the Proactive News Desk. Josh is an alumnus of the Stonewall Young Leaders programme.