Anjali Chainani

Anjali Chainani is the director of policy and GovLabPHL at the Mayor’s Office in Philadelphia and a co-founder of the Philadelphia Behavioral Science Initiative. In 2016, she helped lead Philadelphia’s adoption of the beverage tax. She is a Results for America fellow and a Ph.D. candidate at the University of the Sciences’ Mayes College for healthcare business and policy. Her dissertation research focuses on policy diffusion among local governments, using sugar-sweetened beverage tax policy as a case study.