Harry received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from California State University of Los Angeles, and his Juris Doctor from University of Colorado Law School. As the former Executive Director of Asian Pacific Development Center, Harry worked with government officials and community partners to address health disparities in the refugee and immigrant communities. Harry is currently the Corporate Integrity Officer / In-House Legal Counsel for Aurora Mental Health and Recovery.

Due to his extensive experience in non-profit and government relations, Harry has been quoted by The Wall Street Journal, The Denver Post, The Aurora Sentinel, Westword, Law Week Colorado, The Colorado Statesman, Colorado Politics, and Asian Avenue Magazine.

Articles, Publications, and Appearances

Frequent contributor to Asian Avenue Magazine:
  • Author of monthly legal column, January 2014 to December 2015
  • Quoted in “Sakura Square moves to the next century by becoming the Gateway to Downtown,” September 2014
  • Featured in “2014 Asian American Heroes of Colorado,” May 2014
  • Featured in “Attorney Harry Budisidharta makes community service and helping refugees his priority,” November 2013.
Wall Street Journal
Self magazine
Denver Post newspaper
National Asian Pacific American Bar Association
  • Quoted in the report, “Interpreting Justice: Progress and Challenges on Language Access, An Asian American Perspective,” December 2017.
Aurora Sentinel newspaper
Westword magazine
Colorado Statesman
  • Wrote an op-ed, “Conversations that can’t be ignored,” March 14, 2017.
Colorado Politics