JOSHUA PADGETT IS A NORTH CAROLINA NATIVE AND STUDIED ARCHITECTURE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA IN CHARLOTTE. HE OBTAINED A MASTER OF ARCHITECTURE DEGREE AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK CITY AND SUBSEQUENTLY PRACTICED WITH SEVERAL HIGHLY-RENOWNED OFFICES IN MANHATTAN OVER A DECADE.

HE IS A MEMBER OF THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS (AIA) AND A FREQUENT GUEST CRITIC AT UNC CHARLOTTE SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE.

HE CURRENTLY HOLDS ARCHITECTURAL LICENSES IN NEW YORK STATE AND NORTH CAROLINA.