Bert Leatherman lives in Brazil, where he runs an educational consulting firm serving Brazilians who wish to study in the United States. He graduated from Williams College with a double major in economics and psychology and later received a J.D. from New York University School of Law, a Master's degree in French from Middlebury College, and a Master's degree in international relations from Universidade de São Paulo. He enjoys travel, language acquisition, film, and farming. He will be the bilingual of the Portuguese School.