Josh King is a largely self-taught developer, activist, and hacker with a focus on social justice. Over more than a decade, he has worked on a number of projects around the areas of community technology and internet freedom. Josh is a fellow at both New America's Open Technology Institute and the X-Lab. He is a member of Throneless Tech and Acorn Active Media.

Josh is from Illinois, but lives in Washington, DC with his wife Leah and their two cats.