Jose joins the team having come to the Bay Area from Boston, where he worked in student services, and later, as a building manager and facilities coordinator for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Council Certified Structural Mold Investigator (CSMI) and Council-certified Residential Indoor Environmentalist (CRIE) Board-awarded by the American Council for Accredited Certification.
A New York City native, Jose received a BA in Photography and Social Science from Vermont’s Bennington College. After college Jose’s continuing interest in physics and chemistry led him to experiment with alternative printing and lighting processes in his practice of photography. Later his social science background led him to work for the Audubon Expedition Institute’s environmental studies program in New England, which focused on the social consequences on our environmental choices.
In addition to working as an inspector with Healthy Building Science you can find Jose moonlighting as a pyrotechnician, doing fireworks for the Oakland A’s, San Francisco Giants and the city of San Francisco. When not having fun at work, Jose enjoys caving, backpacking, SCUBA diving and trying to keep up with his teenage boys.