Josh attended North Central College where he played for the nationally ranked football program. He won four CCIW conference championships and made four DIII playoff appearances. During his time at North Central College he obtained a Bachelors of Science in Exercise Science.
Josh wanted to pursue coaching and got involved with his high school alma mater, Crystal Lake Central High School, where was the Sophomore Football Defensive Coordinator and Varsity Defensive Line Coach for the 2015 and 2016 seasons. He also was an Assistant Coach for the Freshman baseball team in 2016 and Head Freshman Baseball Coach in 2017.
Josh is a NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Sports Performance Coach at Parabolic and a Personal Trainer at Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Center-Huntley.