Josh Pichon

Josh joined Vera in June 2019. He works as a program associate in the New Orleans office. His work primarily focuses on the Jail Population Initiative and Vera’s New Orleans work with the McArthur Safety and Justice Challenge. Prior to joining Vera, Josh spent seven years over the span of a decade at Orleans Public Defenders Office. During that time, Josh served as an administrative assistant, a pretrial services coordinator, a legal intern, a law clerk, and a staff investigator. Josh is a New Orleans native and holds a BA in psychology from Xavier University of Louisiana and a JD in civil law from the Loyola University New Orleans School of Law.