Research and Policy Assistant


Program Area

Health Care

About Tynan

Tynan Challenor is a research and policy assistant at the Labor Center. He contributes to the California Simulation of Insurance Markets microsimulation model (CalSIM), which models the impact of state and federal policy on health coverage. He also conducts research on health care affordability and provides research support to stakeholders including unions. He came to the Labor Center after completing a year-long fellowship in local government with the City of San Jose, where he worked on the connection between maternal, child, and adolescent well-being and gang violence. He holds a bachelor’s degree in biology and a master’s degree in biomedical informatics from Stanford University.