Jenna Juwono is a Senior Policy and Training Manager at J-PAL Southeast Asia. As a Senior Policy and Training Manager, she supports evidence-based policymaking by establishing new research partnerships, disseminating policy lessons, and building the capacity of policymakers in carrying out their own rigorous evaluations and in using evidence in policymaking through capacity building courses and evidence workshops.
Jenna previously worked at J-PAL Southeast Asia as a Senior Research Associate and Research Manager before continuing her education at the International Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University where she received an MA in development studies, majoring in social policy for development. Jenna holds a BA in East Asian studies from Wesleyan University. Prior to joining J-PAL Southeast Asia, Jenna had extensive experience working for an international NGO, which focuses on community development efforts in Indonesia.