Josh Paiement is from Eugene, OR where he attended 14 years of Catholic Education. Josh went to Willamette University in Salem, OR where he played two years of football for the Bearcats and was the Philanthropy Chair for Sigma Chi. After suffering a career-ending ankle injury Josh transferred to Oregon State University where he got his Bachelor’s in Kinesiology. While at OSU Josh was the Outreach Coordinator at the Newman Center and coached football and track at his alma mater, Marist Catholic High School. This past May, Josh received his Master’s of Arts in Teaching from Northwest Christian University in Eugene. While getting his Masters, Josh was introduced to FOCUS, and after attending their SEEK Conference in San Antonio Josh experienced the call from God to say ‘yes’ and become a missionary; investing in the lives of the students at UCLA, sharing his faith journey and striving alongside them for the upward call of Christ.