Amer is the Language Services Program Coordinator for Church World Service’s Immigration & Refugee Program in Lancaster, PA. A former refugee himself, originally from Iraq, Amer came to the US in 2010. Since then he has committed himself to serving his community. He has worked as a Senior Case Manager helping other newly arrived refugees find jobs, as well as a housing specialist and teacher’s assistant. He holds a Master’s degree in Public Administration from the University of Roehampton and a B.A. in Production Engineering from the University of Technology – Iraq.