About Joshua Clanton



Josh is deeply familiar with most aspects of front end technology, but here are a few highlights:

Some other technologies Josh has noteworthy experience in:

Collaboration & Communication

Experience & Education

Microsoft - Senior Software Engineer

January 2021 - May 2023

Hobsons — Lead Software Engineer

November 2011 – July 2020

Design Pepper — Owner & Web Developer

2007 – 2011

Freelance web design and development for small businesses.

Rogers State University

B.S. in Business Information Technology


ahkpm: The package manager for AutoHotKey, a Windows automation toolkit and language. ahkpm itself is written in Go.

Prose for Programmers: A work in progress, this Creative Commons book is aimed at teaching developers how to write clearly and effectively.

A Drip of JavaScript: A weekly (and then biweekly) email newsletter which delivered a focused lesson on JavaScript in each installment.

Underscore Contrib: An official companion project to the popular Underscore library. As a core contributor to the library, Josh expanded on its functionality and wrote much of its documentation.

What Other People Say

Josh is an incredible engineering collaborator on complex UX/UI focused applications. He systematically breaks down designs into modular, reusable React components. This has allowed our teams to move from single use patterns to a modern design system.

Additionally, Josh mentors other engineers so that they can leverage the full capabilities of modern UI stacks. He also has a human-centered mentality that makes design and business pivots easy to navigate.

Kristy Bigler — Lead UX Designer

Josh's knowledge on the latest and greatest in the JavaScript universe is unmatchable. He is an asset to any organization. If Josh is on the team then you can rest assured he will get the job done.

Vikas Garg — Lead Software Engineer


Email: joshua.clanton@gmail.com

Phone: +1 (603) 730-2609

Address: 32 Ridge View Drive, Albany, NH 03818, USA