Josiah is from central West Virginia and received both his B.S. and M.A. degrees from universities in the tri-state area. He has several years of experience in the optometric field and a passion for continuing education, holding certifications as a dispensing optician (ABOC) and paraoptometric (CPO). Josiah and his wife Olivia live in the capital city of Charleston, and in their free time enjoy traveling, reading way too many books, community involvement and other philanthropic endeavors.