Arthur Leao

As associate director of budgets and contract compliance, Arthur is responsible for managing the budgeting, contracting, and invoicing systems across the Legal Orientation Program (LOP), Legal Orientation Program for Custodians (LOPC), Immigration Court Helpdesk (ICH), and the National Qualified Representative Program (NQRP) at Vera’s Center on Immigration and Justice. He joined Vera in October 2020 after having served as an LOP provider and manager at Catholic Charities Atlanta for 10 years. Arthur was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and grew up in Atlanta. He obtained a BA in economics from Emory University and an MBA from the University of Scranton.