Born and raised in Georgia, south of Atlanta, Josie graduated from Georgia State University.  Josie worked in the corporate world for much of her adult life.  She discovered her true calling as a performer, approximately twenty years ago, while volunteering as a story reader at her son's school.


Josie's storytelling has taken her across the Southeast.  She has authored several books and has a collection virtual storytelling DVD's available to be purchased at

Josie is a member of KUUMBA Storytellers of Georgia, Laughter Yoga International and is DBE certified.