Josh is a professional and experienced narrator and voice actor. A native of Chicago and resident of Tokyo, he has a naturally warm, resonant, yet versatile voice with clear diction. He can convey a wide range of moods and characters, vary his speed, pitch and tone, and deliver targeted messages with ease. He graduated from the University of Iowa with degrees in Communications and Psychology.
His various work experiences include advertising and marketing, commercial broadcasting, script writing, technical sales, modeling, TV/Movie acting, and teaching conversational English. Some of his voice work includes commercials and narration for NHK radio, NHK World TV Meet&Speak, Sony, Nikon, Sumitomo, DNP, CNN International Webcast, and Sega. Josh was selected as the male guest speaker for NHK’s Kiso Eigo 2 radio program from 2007-2008. In 2009 and 2012, Josh was cast as a skit narrator for NHK’s Business Communication in Simple English radio show.
Trained by top voice coaches and professionals in the U.S.A and Japan, Josh brings words on a page to life, making them sound believable and real.