Jose Gabriel Espinoza CPSM, CPSD, MBASupplier Diversity Program Manager
Jose is responsible for California Water Service’s supplier diversity goal. That is, 21.5% of all procurement sourced from minority-, woman-, disabled veteran-, and LGBT-owned businesses.
He holds certificates in Leading Successful Programs – Harvard Kennedy School, Grade 2 Water Distribution Operator – California State Water Resources Control Board, and Global Logistics – Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences.
Previously, a buyer in the Marine Corps, he supported military exercises in Okinawa as well as diplomatic activities in Nouakchott, Valletta, Tel Aviv and Frankfurt.
Jose is fluent in French and Spanish.