Anju Chopra
National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development (National CAPACD)

Director of Policy

For the past ten years, Anju has worked to advance economic justice for marginalized and under-resourced communities. In her current position as Director of Policy at National CAPACD, she researches, develops, and advocates for policies to improve the economic and social well-being of low-income Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders. She primarily focuses on issues related to safe and affordable housing, healthy thriving communities, economic opportunity and entrepreneurship, data collection, and language access. 

Before joining National CAPACD, Anju worked at Prosperity Now for several years, and was a Fellow at NeighborWorks America, where she helped community development organizations across the country revitalize and reinvest in financially and socially distressed communities.