Anna Wong is a member of the Social Justice and Well-being team with the W. Haywood Burns Institute. She provides technical assistance to BI sites, analyzes data, assists in developing local strategies to reduce disparities, conducts policy research, and facilitates training for youth justice professionals around the country.

Prior to joining the BI, Anna was the Program and Policy Director at Community Works. There, she directed Project WHAT!, a leadership and advocacy program for youth affected by parental incarceration.

Anna was born and raised in Washington, D.C. and holds a Masters in Public Administration from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government.

Anna can be reached at