Toby Chaiken

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Associate Director


  • Impact Advisory

Toby is an Associate Director at Social Finance supporting the impact advisory and impact investment teams.

Before joining Social Finance, Toby was a senior manager at J-PAL North America at MIT, where she led the Worker Prosperity Initiative: a research initiative focused on evaluating the impact of programs and interventions designed to support workers. She also led J-PAL North America’s external capacity building team, which conducts workshops and courses on evaluating social programs and making evidence-based decisions for state and local leaders.

Toby holds a BA in economics from Wellesley College and an MA in health policy and economics from Harvard University.