Josh Ishimatsu

Deputy Director of Strategic Partnerships

Josh is SV@Home’s Deputy Director, with a focus on strategic partnerships to help advance the organization’s policy and advocacy work in Santa Clara County. Josh is new to his role at SV@Home and is excited to join the team! He brings over 25 years of experience working in the community development/affordable housing field, including for the City of San Jose, as Deputy Director for National CAPACD, and as Real Estate Development Director at the Little Tokyo Service Center in Los Angeles. Josh has a joint degree (MA/JD) in Urban Planning and Law from UCLA. He is the father of 2 teenagers, so is deserving of much sympathy and understanding.