Josey serves as the Texas Public Policy Foundation (TPPF) Higher Education Policy Analyst after beginning her professional career at the TPPF as their Grants Manager. To complement her professional endeavors, she is also presently pursuing an M.A. in Public Policy through Liberty University. Born and raised near Beaumont, Texas, she stayed in her home state to complete her undergraduate degree in Government from the University of Texas at Austin. She moved to Austin in 2015, where she currently resides.