Missouri Department of Conservation
Josh Ward is a Community Conservation Planner with the Missouri Dept. of Conservation. He graduated from the University of Missouri – Columbia with a Bachelor of Science in Fisheries and Wildlife, and from the University of Missouri – St. Louis with a Master of Public Policy Administration. Josh began his career with the MDC in fisheries, and after seven years of squeezing fish, transitioned to the Private Land Services Division. He spent a short amount of time working with landowners until once again transitioning to his current position focusing on urban conservation projects, partnerships, and initiatives in the St. Louis Region.