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 AND SUBSEQUENTLY PRACTICED WITH SEVERAL HIGHLY-RENOWNED OFFICES IN MANHATTAN OVER A DECADE. HE IS A FREQUENT GUEST CRITIC AT UNC CHARLOTTE SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE, AND IS A MEMBER OF THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS.

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