Billy Peard is the ACLU of Arizona's bilingual staff attorney based in Tucson. Prior to joining the ACLU of Arizona, Billy was a staff attorney for legal aid in Massachusetts, where he represented immigrant farmworkers in unpaid minimum wage, overtime, and immigration matters. Previously, Billy was a staff attorney at Georgia Legal Services Program where he represented workers earning sometimes as little as $4 per hour. He earned his B.A. in History and Political Science from Warren Wilson College (North Carolina) and his J.D. from Vermont Law School. Billy grew up in Tucson.