Jose Altamirano received two associate degrees from Sierra College, a B.A. in Applied Economics from the University of San Francisco, and an MBA from Drexel University . He has worked for 32 years at the State Compensation Insurance Fund, starting as a Customer Service Representative and currently as the Business Services Operation Manager [1, 3]. Altamirano currently serves as the Chair for the UC Davis Health Community Advisory Board, secretary for Cottage Housing, apoyado (Mentor) for Nueva Época (a Latinx Leadership Program), and was a Commissioner in various capacities for the City of West Sacramento from 2015-2019. He has two daughters with his wife Angie .
Altamirano supports the promotion of uniformity and consistency in property tax assessments within the district and throughout the state . He wants to increase constituent awareness of their rights as taxpayers and what the BOE does .
California Democratic Party; Sacramento Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Political Action Committee; Southern California Armenian Democrats.