Dana Weiner, Ph.D

Senior Policy Fellow

Chapin Hall


Dana Weiner, Ph.D. is a Chapin Hall Senior Policy Fellow with over 20 years of experience providing technical assistance, program evaluation, and data analytic support to child serving systems across the country. She is currently serving in the office of Illinois Governor JB Pritzker as the Chief Officer for Children’s Behavioral Health Transformation. In this role she oversees the implementation of recommendations to adjust capacity and streamline access to mental health services for youth. Dr. Weiner holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Cornell University and a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Northwestern University.