Joshua Katz is the Region 8 Alternate on the Libertarian National Committee. He is an Elected Libertarian, serving as Planning Commissioner in Westbrook, CT. An Adjunct Professor of Mathematics at the University of Hartford and at Connecticut College, he holds a Master's Degree in Mathematics from the University of Connecticut. Mr. Katz is the Past Chair of the Libertarian Party of Connecticut, and is a Registered Parliamentarian. He served as Parliamentarian for the 2016 conventions of the Libertarian Party of Texas and the Libertarian Party of New York. A firefighter and paramedic, Mr. Katz was also Parliamentarian of the Westbrook Chemical Engine Co. #1, Inc. for two years. He is Secretary of the Employment Policy and Compensation Committee of the LNC, and of the Bylaws Committee for the 2016 Convention. Mr. Katz has published more than 30 articles on libertarian thought in various settings.