• President and Executive Director

    Josh has two decades of cross-sector professional experience in Hawai‘i working in government, business, and nonprofits. He has served as the Executive Director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Hawai‘i, Deputy Director for the Hawai‘i Department of Taxation, District Director for Congresswoman Mazie Hirono, Special Assistant to the Hawai‘i Attorney General, and as a private sector litigator. Josh has also managed multiple Hawai‘i political campaigns. He is currently on the board of directors for the Hawai‘i Book and Music Festival and Temple Emanu-El, and previously sat on the board of director for the Sex Abuse Treatment Center and on the Kailua Neighborhood Board. He holds degrees from Carnegie Mellon University and the Georgetown University Law Center.