Joshua has acquired over five years of experience from various sectors  such as education, philanthropy and health. After relocating from New  York to Montclair, New Jersey in 2011, Joshua graduated from Bard High  School Early College in Newark and obtained a Bachelors degree in Information Systems from Rutgers University. In New Jersey, he has interned and worked  for prominent organizations such as: Bard Early College, Novartis  Pharmaceuticals, The Future Project, Inc., Friendship Travel and Moving,  and The Chad School Foundation. In January 2014, Joshua was appointed as an executive council member of the Newark chapter of the NAACP Youth Council. Along with his fellow council members, he organized the first Teen Summit, NJ: The Dream Summit in Newark, NJ. 

Joshua Gyimah currently serves as the Scholars Project Manager for The Chad School Foundation, and is a fellow in the Aspen Young Leaders Fellowship through the Aspen Institute. A keyboardist and passionate Manchester United fan, Joshua usually spends his free time playing with his youth band.