Josh, was born and raised in the heart of Adams County, Illinois. Growing up on the Mississippi River and heart of whitetail deer hunting is where his passion for hunting, fishing, and land conservation all began. Josh attended school at the University of Edwardsville where he graduated with his bachelors in Teaching. He lives in Freeburg, Illinois with his wife and daughter and is a avid outdoorsmen and spends countless hours bowhunting, fishing, scouting, and improving wildlife habitat. When he isn't out on the woods or on a lake he is taking care of his ranch where they raise and board Horses and other livestock.