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Joshua Murphy

As the Special Assistant, Josh supports the Campus Progress Director and staff, manages the intern program, and helps run operations. He also assists with higher education advocacy work.

Prior to joining Campus Progress, Josh worked as a project assistant for the Bipartisan Policy Center where he provided project support to the Democracy Project, the National Security Preparedness Group, Development, and Communications during his time there. He also provided executive level support to former Congressman, MPAA President, and Secretary of Agriculture Dan Glickman. He has also served in City Year as a corps member in Washington, DC, a national non-profit AmeriCorps program dedicated to reducing the drop-out rate in disadvantaged schools across the nation. Josh has also served as a staff assistant in the Office of Youth Engagement for the DC Public Schools Central Office. In this role, Josh worked on a new student leadership development program among other vital tasks. A graduate of the University of Tampa, he holds a B.A. in Government and World Affairs. While an undergraduate student, Josh was actively involved in student government, campus programming, volunteering, and a fraternity (Sigma Phi Epsilon). Josh has published two books, “Writings from a Teenage Mind” and “Generation We Solve: Cause the Effect.”