Josh is a local graduate of Shelby High School in 1996 and Ohio University in 2000. He went on to earn his law degree from Michigan State University, graduating in 2003.
Josh practiced at a law firm in Michigan prior to returning to the area. Since his return, Hughes has taken on leadership roles in the area’s most prominent organizations. He was a former director with MedCentral Health System and currently leads the human resources and legal functions at Ashland University. He also serves as the board president for Hospice of North Central Ohio.
Josh has had a long-standing interest in real estate, which culminated in him obtaining his Realtor’s License after taking coursework with the Ohio Institute of Real Estate Studies.
He resides in Lexington with his wife Trisha and three children.