Jose is determined to motivate young people like himself to be the difference during the presidential election and Census Count in 2020.
As the newest Civic Engagement Intern at LCF, Jose is improving the lives of Latinos statewide by supporting the policy and census outreach work of the foundation.
Jose has spent time doing mobilizing work in Washington DC for the Democracy Initiative, a nonprofit focused on voting rights and campaign finance reform at the state and national level. He has also previously worked as an intern for Congressman John Garamendi who represents California’s 3rd district.
Jose graduated from UC Davis with a BA in Political Science and a minor in Professional Writing. In his free time, Jose enjoys playing basketball, surfing, cooking and going to Golden State Warrior games.