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Welcome to New Staff: Kyra Sanborn, Advancement Officer

The Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation is pleased to welcome a new member to our staff, Kyra Sanborn.

Kyra Sanborn
Advancement Officer, Press and Media Contact
ksanborn@law.harvard.edu, 617.496.1507

Kyra joined the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation as an Advancement Consultant in August 2019. Currently serving as Advancement Officer, Kyra supports the Center’s development and strategic communication efforts, including all press and media requests.

Prior to joining the Center, Kyra served as Grants Administrator for Philadelphia Health Partnership (PHP), a foundation focused on increasing health equity and addressing the social determinants of health through the integration and coordination of care and services. At PHP, Kyra managed the grantmaking process, assisted with the development and launch of a five-year strategic plan, and supported communication efforts both internally and externally. Kyra has worked with several other organizations in various capacities, including as a grant report writer for Keystone Development Partnership’s union apprenticeship programs, as a volunteer for National Street Service’s efforts to make streets more human-centered, and as a foreign English teacher at schools in Thailand, Vietnam, and Colombia. Kyra received her B.A. in Communications from Temple University, and a certificate in ascending leadership from Bryn Mawr’s Graduate College of Social Work and Social Research.