Arthur Ledesma, Vice President, Mission Advancement Services
“Art” Ledesma joined O’Meara, Ferguson, Whelan, and Conway, (O’Meara Ferguson) with more than 18 years of expertise in management and ministerial service in the Archdiocese of Portland in Oregon. Prior to that period Mr. Ledesma served as Executive Director of Hogar Infantil, C.C., a large orphanage located in Chiapas, Mexico.
With over 12 years of experience with O’Meara Ferguson, Mr. Ledesma, a Spanish speaking consultant and project manager, has worked with numerous diocesan clients, religious institutions and local parishes across the country conducting planning studies, stewardship enhancement initiatives, and has lead over 80 parish-based capital campaigns to support capital and endowment projects. His seasoned communication and leadership skills are the hallmarks of his counsel.
Mr. Ledesma earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Religious Studies from Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington.