Josh was born and has spent most of his life in Houston County.  He is a graduate of Houston County High School and received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Georgia, cum laude.  Josh attended law school at Ole Miss on a full academic scholarship and graduated cum laude.

Prior to joining Walker, Hulbert, Gray and Moore, Josh held several positions at the Georgia Office of the Secretary of State.  These positions included Assistant Director of the Elections Division and, most recently, Assistant Director and Legal Counsel for the Professional Licensing Boards Division.

Josh has a general practice in the areas of municipal law, administrative and professional licensing law, real estate and business transactions and general civil litigation.  He also prosecutes criminal cases on behalf of the City of Perry.

Josh is a member of the Perry Rotary Club and serves as the Club Programs Chair.  He resides in Perry, GA with his wife Brittany.  The Waters are members at Second Baptist Church in Warner Robins.  In his free time, Josh enjoys running, hiking, reading and water sports.