Promotion & Multimedia Coordinator

Josiah Ray began working at HopeNet in June 2021 as the Promotion & Multimedia Coordinator. Josiah oversees the HopeNet website, promotions, marketing, social media, and Studio 2501 podcasts. Josiah grew up in the Wichita area and has always enjoyed the fun side of life. He loves playing games of all kinds, especially basketball, fantasy football, board games, and trivia.

Josiah played collegiate basketball for Sterling College and scored over 1,000 points. He graduated in 2017 and soon after married his wife Ivy, he was a youth pastor in Delaware and Wisconsin for one year each. In 2019, they moved back to Kansas. Josiah became a graduate assistant basketball coach for the Tabor College Bluejays’ women’s basketball team while working on his Master’s Degree in Business Administration.

Both he and Ivy are devout followers of Christ and believe in their calling to love the Lord and to love others with all their strength. Ivy is a school counselor for Clearwater where they both live.