Leigh Ann Haley, MPP, is a project manager/research analyst for the Health Economics and Evaluation Research (HEER) Program at the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research (CHPR). She is currently involved in the management and analysis of several projects, including evaluations of Whole Person Care, Health Homes Programs, and Housing for a Healthy California, all of which are programs coordinating care for high utilizing and high-cost Medi-Cal enrollees.

Prior to joining UCLA CHPR, Haley was an evaluation assistant at the University of Southern California (USC) for a CDC REACH Demonstration Project, which promoted health equity through community-based interventions to reduce hypertension and obesity for racial and ethnic minority residents in South Los Angeles.

Haley completed a master's degree in public policy at the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy and received her bachelor's degree in economics from the University of Virginia (UVA). At UVA, she studied abroad on Semester at Sea and conducted undergraduate research in Panama, Peru, and Nicaragua. Her master's practicum project worked with the USC Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics to explore differential prescription drug pricing for uninsured patients in Los Angeles County.