Jose Terrazas is a native of the Southeast side of Chicago, Illinois. He graduated from George Washington H.S in the spring of 1993. Jose enlisted into the United States Marine Corps In April 1993 and left to Marine Corps Recruiting Depot in San Diego, California in August 1993. He served his country proudly and retired on February 28, 2010.
Jose Terrazas is currently a Marketing Director with People Helping People Agency, LLC (PHP) in the Greater Chicago, Illinois and Northwest Indiana. Mr. Terrazas has 7 years’ experience as an Insurance Agent providing excellent service to clients with Annuities, Life Insurance, Retirement Solutions, Long-Term Care, Final Expenses, Debt Settlement, and Expense Management. Mr. Terrazas is a Recruiter and Coach for independent insurance agents by equipping them with quality training and education.
Jose Terrazas began his career in the Insurance Industry with AEGON in June 2008. He soon resigned and transitioned to People Helping People Agency, LLC (PHP). He and his wife, Veronica, have been Life Insurance agents with PHP since its inception in October 2009. Jose and wife left California in March 2010 to open the first office in Illinois and are now expanding in to northwest Indiana.
1. MCRD Boot Camp/MC School of Infantry (August – December 1993)
2. Military Occupation Specialty School – Aviation Support Equipment Course, Basic Corrosion Control Course, and AV-8B Power Plants and Relation Course (December 1993 – November 1994)
3. 6072-Aircraft Maintenance Support Equipment (SE) Hydraulic Pneumatic/Structure Mechanic (November 1994 – February 2010)
*Deployed with 26th Marine Expansionary Unit (Special Operation Capable) (1995-1996 USS Wasp)
* Deployed with 26th Marine Expansionary Unit (Special Operation Capable) (July-Dec. 2000 USS Saipan)
*Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom (January 14, 2003 – September 18, 2003)
4. Naval Aviation Quality Course (Aviation Quality Assurance 2004 – 2008)
5. Marine Corps Martial Art Instructor (October 2005 – February 2010)
1. Disabled American Veterans Chapter 17 (DAV) – Officer / Treasure
2. Disabled American Veterans Chapter 17 (DAV) – Training for Service Officer
3. Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 717 (VFW) – Quartermaster
4. Northwest Indiana Veterans Action Council – Board of Directors / Veterans Build Project
5. Volunteer to Lake County Veterans Treatment Court – Mentor