jose-editMaywood Bataan Day Organization (MBDO) Director Jose R. Galarza, Jr. was recently elected Secretary of the MBDO. Jose has been a director at the MBDO for 2 years. In addition to his role on the MBDO board, Mr. Galarza serves as a Director on the Maywood Public Library Board.

A 1983 graduate of Jesse Spaulding School in Chicago, Jose also attended college at Triton College in River Grove, Northeastern Illinois University and Jewish Vocational Services in Chicago. He is also a Parish Council Member and Sacristan at St. Innocent of Moscow Russian Orthodox Church in Carol Stream, Illinois.