Jose is a lovable nut who was born and raised in Portland, Oregon. A graduate from Aloha High School, he attended Portland State University. He was a talented soccer player at a young age, and a boxer for a brief period as a teenager.  In the beginning of 2006, he began taking classes and shortly thereafter auditioning for local television programs and student films.  He landed his first role in the Summer of 2006 as a supporting actor in a short film. 
Since then, he has appeared in numerous independent films, television spots, as well as regional commercials and a popular web series. Having relocated to Los Angeles, he looks to further his career and become a successful working actor. Currently he is studying improvisation technique at the Stephen Book Studio and performing in commercials.