Councilmember District 4
|Jose brings more than 22 years of experience to Lancaster County Council, having held a variety of legal, operational, land acquisition and development roles for organizations such as Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont, Inc., Family Dollar Stores Inc., PulteGroup, AMH Development, LLC, and Forestar Group, Inc. In these roles, Jose has led organizations through significant growth opportunities and operational improvements. He has been responsible for the nearly multimillion dollar acquisition, construction, relocation, renovation, disposition, financing and leasing of thousands of real estate assets. He played a key role in the $10 billion merger of Family Dollar and Dollar Tree, including working on due diligence, implementation of contractual and governmental requirements, divestiture of more than 300 stores and the successful business integration of the two Fortune 500 companies.
The son of Cuban immigrants, Jose grew up in Miami, Florida, and moved to Indian Land in 2006. He obtained his BA from Florida State University and his JD from the University of Miami School of Law. He is married with two children and enjoys music, mud runs and fruit and vegetable gardening.