Josh is both the IT director and senior developer for MineralWare.  He also handles the database administration and site maintenance.  He has 14 years of professional experience in IT, specializing in custom solutions and data driven applications.  Josh was born and raised in the suburbs of Washington, D.C.  He obtained his degree in Computer Science with a minor in Mathematics from Maharishi University of Management in southeast Iowa.  After graduation, he spent a year managing the University’s Computer Science department.  In 2002, he was hired by 5 M’s sister company to develop and design talent management and succession planning tools.  He started working on MineralWare in 2013 and has built it from the ground-up.

Josh is a musician – trained in guitar, flute, and voice.  He spends his free time performing locally and refining his art.