Jose is the CEO of Barrio Logan College Institute (BLCI). BLCI offers a variety of after school programs that help underserved students prepare for college and careers.
He was born in Puerto Rico and grew up in City Heights. He had a transformative experience while in college and realized that he wanted to help change the City Heights community and wanted his friends and others like him to be able to go to college.
Jose has been with BLCI since 2009, where they have maintained 100% college enrollment for their high school graduates.
Trevor Blair, Judy McDonald and Mel Katz were his sponsors.