Josie was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil and moved to Utah when she was just 3 months old. She is the oldest of seven siblings. Three bothers and three sisters. After graduating High School, she went on to Dental School in Brazil. She always wanted to follow her grandfather’s trade and become a dentist. She enjoys to work and organizing things and loves the outdoors. You will find that most of her summers are consisted of biking, hiking and swimming with her husband Marcelo, and their 4 children. They love traveling together, seeing new places and meeting new faces. She has traveled across America creating awareness of the importance of the divinely appointed roles of men and women, and has spent many hours advocating children’s needs for mothers and fathers. She loves children and the opportunity to serve others. She is excited to share her Savior’s love with all those around her.