Justin is a student at the Rochester Institute of Technology and first began using Fedora in December 2013. He is enrolled in the Networking and Systems Administration major and expects to graduate in 2019.

In Fedora, Justin is the leading member of the Community Operations team and participates with the Diversity team. He is also an Ambassador to represent Fedora at events and conferences, where he has spoken on the stages of FOSDEM, DevConfCZ, OSCAL, and more.

Outside of Fedora, Justin is involved in other open source communities. He is a former staff member of the SpigotMC project, a contributor to MusicBrainz / ListenBrainz, and a community moderator for Opensource.com. He is an avid traveler and can often be seen with a camera in hand.