Joshua Rothhaas graduated in 2009 with an honors bachelor of arts in urban studies. He is the founder and director of Project Ember, an artistic engineering camp in California where youngsters develop problem-solving skills by designing and creating projects.
From 2011 to 2015, he was the manager and director of Tinkering School in San Francisco. In addition to expanding the flagship overnight camp, he established new day camp programming as well as after-school and weekend workshops, growing the school’s outreach from under 100 youngsters to over 1,000. He lives in California.