Jose studied to be an agronomist and obtained his university degree from the Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon. He obtained a marketing diploma from the American Manangment Association, Atlanta, Goorgia, USA and Leadership by Haggai Intitute at Singapore. He has professional experience in banana production farms, and belonged to the United States Department of Agriculture in southern Mexico and Central America, its Division of Protection and Quarantine Plants. He worked on research in pest control, molecular development and new markets such as transgenic crops. Since 2000 he has established a company dedicated to pest control and construction and maintenance of green areas. For 20 years Jose has been collaborating with CBMC in Monterrey, Mexico.