Josh hit the ground running when he joined Thrivent Financial in January of 2015. He has been an active member of Thrivent for the past 20+ years and is eager to be working in his hometown community to help families be wise with their resources and live a generous lifestyle. Josh graduated from UW-Madison with a civil engineering degree. Josh later went on to pursue involvement at The River Church where much of his life work has comprised developing relationships, meeting people where they are, and empowering them to become all God has created them to be. Josh served as the Executive Director for The River of Life Christian Church prior to joining Thrivent and remains a part of leadership as a church elder. In addition to his leadership in the church, he serves on the Delavan Soccer Club Board, the Delavan Darien Community Alliance in addition to serving on the United Way Board of Directors. Josh and his wife, Sarah, have two young boys, Jacob and Charles. Josh and his family enjoy checking out the local community events, lakes and parks. He also enjoys running, camping and has recently started letterboxing. Josh, being an UW alumnus, also spends his time cheering on the Wisconsin Badgers!