Artistic Operations Manager
Josh Charney was born and raised in the Bay Area. He developed a love of music early on, and soon began writing and playing songs on the piano. He went on to earn a BA from the University of Southern California and eventually a PhD in music from UC San Diego. Over the years, Josh has taught music at UC San Diego, University of the Pacific, Menlo School, and privately to both children and adults. He was also the Music Director at St. Mary's Episcopal Church in the San Diego area. He's deeply committed to music education and arts administration, and is happy to be back in the Bay Area working for GSYO.