Will Dow is a health economics professor in the division of Health Policy & Management at the University of California–Berkeley School of Public Health as well as in the Department of Demography. He directs the UC Berkeley Center on the Economics and Demography of Aging, and is a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He previously served as senior economist for health at the White House Council of Economic Advisers, and has worked with Democratic and Republican groups on health policy at the federal, state and local levels. Dow’s academic research elucidates economic determinants of healthy aging in the United States and other OECD countries as well as in emerging economies. He holds a Ph.D. in economics from Yale University, and lives in Contra Costa County with his wife Chika where they raised their three children.