Joshua Brightman one of the newest pro staff member for wilderness systems. He grew up in Southern California and was out on the water a lot as a kid. His passion for fishing didn't come until later in life while he was in the Marine Corps. He was introduced to kayak fishing in 2012 and hasn't been able stay off a kayak since. He works with other Wildy team members for the So Cal chapter of Heroes On The Water as a volunteer, hoping to grow the group, and expand the outreach to veterans.