Josh Pauly is the executive director of Books on Wings, a nonprofit that provides culturally relevant books to underserved students in grades K-3 in an effort to help close the opportunity gap. He is also the founder of PeopleSourced Policy, a nonpartisan, nonprofit civic engagement organization whose mission is to increase access and community engagement in the local political process. Previously Josh taught social studies and AVID for three years within Minneapolis Public Schools. Josh has a bachelor’s degree and a master’s in education from the University of Minnesota. He lives in south Minneapolis with his wife, Megan.