is the Co-Founder and CTO with 20+ years of experience as a Chief Solutions Architect in the public sector. Over the course of his career, Josh has successfully exited four cyber security and data service startups, preparing him to found Parasanti, to bring his vision for an edge computing architecture to life. Prior to his start up career, Josh served in the Army, worked as an NSA agent, and as a software engineer for NASA.
Most recently Josh was the Chief Enterprise Solutions Architect for a large government systems integrator. He has participated in the prototyping and research of big data and Edge/IoT activities for the development of operational systems in critical mission systems environments for multiple government agencies including Army, Air Force, and intelligence organizations.
He has extensive experience in architecture and software modeling methodologies, where he has led and collaborated on multiple big data distributed computing technologies to include Hadoop, NiFi, HBase, Accumulo, and MongoDB.
Josh is also a proud Texas farmer and lives with his family on his ranch outside of Hutto, Texas where he enjoys enjoys relaxing on the front porch with his wife Jesse while enjoying the cool Texas breeze as well as chasing down chickens and cattle with his youngest two children Natalie and Oliver.