Joshua Stark

State Policy Director

Joshua was TransForm's State Policy Director for more than seven years, until late July 2020. He advocate for TransForm's statewide goals at the Capitol and through building coalitions with our many allies. Before coming to TransForm, Joshua represented a number of nonprofit environmental and environmental justice organizations at the state and federal levels, including the National Parks Conservation Association. He helped build diverse alliances at the state level and in the Central Valley, and represented organizations through Spanish language media. Before taking on policy work Joshua worked in agriculture, education, park management and outdoor guiding. 

Joshua and his family live in West Sacramento, where they enjoy the Delta river life - paddling, fishing, hunting and camping. Joshua received his BA in Social Science in 1998 and his teaching credential in 2000, both from California State University at Sacramento.