Josiah White’s is excited to announce Josh Bowyer as the new Vice President and Executive Director of Residential Services.
Josh and his wife, Melanie, began serving at Josiah White’s in 2008 as houseparents. Since then, Josh has served in various roles including Campus Life Director and most recently, Residential Director.
“Josh has served in a Residential Director role and provided steady leadership, direction, and support to all of those who report to him. He has continually given 100% of his heart and energy to serving the needs of the staff and the children placed within our Residential Services program. Through his love for and faithfulness to serving Christ, he brings joy and hope to all situations, and it is a blessing that he has accepted the Vice President and Executive Director role,” said Ron Evans, President and CEO.
Matt Riggle, who previously served as Vice President and Executive Director of Residential Services, will be assisting in Josh’s transition while also serving as Vice President and Executive Director of Recovery Services. Josh’s transition to his new position began on January 31st.
“We have a great team focused on using thoughtful ingenuity to provide extraordinary care for the students while providing support to our Family Teachers. I am looking forward to working with the Residential team to achieve accreditation within the Teaching Family Model by the Fall of 2022,” said Josh.
Josh holds a bachelor’s in psychology from Hanover College and a MBA from Indiana Wesleyan University. Josh and Melanie have two sons, Dave and Ike.