Yuan serves as the assistant director of policy at the Mayor’s Office of Policy and Legislation in Philadelphia. She is currently focused on expanding the work of GovLabPHL, a multi-agency initiative committed to using evidence and data-driven practices in city government. Previously, she served as the program coordinator for an education civics non-profit in New York City and director of administration for the Office of the Inspector General. She holds a B.A. in geography and urban studies from Temple University.