University: Ohio Wesleyan University
Hometown: Clinton, NC
Jose graduated cum laude from Ohio Wesleyan University with a BA in both Political Science and Pre-Law. While at OWU, he served as the student body president and was the first hispanic person to be elected to that position. He was also elected to serve on the Board of Trustees for a three year term. He has previous experience in local government as an extern for the Town of Rockville, Maryland, shadowing Mayor Bridget Newton.