Oscar Leong comes to Samueli Academy with over 30 years of experience in secondary education with a focus on Development & Philanthropy. Prior to Samueli Academy, he served four years as President at De La Salle North Catholic High School in Portland, Oregon. Leong started his career at his alma mater, Cathedral High School, where he served as both Development and Admissions director for more than two decades.
He is a proud University of California at Berkeley graduate, with a major in Political Science. His bi-racial roots, Mexican and Chinese, have offered him a unique perspective on life and is honored to be in a position to help students navigate through complex systems, understanding one’s heritage and overall purpose in life.
Oscar is married to Rosa, his wife of 30 years.