Josh joins Noodle Partners as an Academic Lead. He is fascinated with understanding how people learn, what role that neuroscience plays in the learning process, and how educational technology helps us to become lifelong, independent learners. He was a captain in the Air Force and worked as a nuclear missile launch officer at Malmstrom AFB in Great Falls, MT. He has been in the L&D field since 2006 and ran his own training firm, Game Plan Communications, for the past ten years. He earned his Ph.D. in Learning Technologies in the distance learning section of the University of North Texas. Originally from Dallas, TX, Josh now lives in Brooklyn, NY.