An eighth-generation Southwest Virginian, Josh von Castle grew up in Meadowview, Virginia. He is one of three live-in professionals at Emory & Henry College where he serves as the Director of Student Activities and the Area Coordinator for Wiley-Jackson Hall and Stuart Hall. Josh supervises student leaders serving as Resident and Head Resident Advisors. He also works closely with many of the College's special interest groups, particularly the Emory Activities Board, which provides entertaining and educational campus events for the college community. Before serving in his current capacity, Josh was an Admissions Counselor for the College serving the Southwest Virginia area and focusing on recruitment strategies for the Visual and Performing Arts.

Josh graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Religion and English from Emory & Henry College in 2007. His passion is for Student Affairs with a focus on multicultural student experiences and student faith experiences.

Educational Background

  • B.A., Emory & Henry College