Anjali Salvador Wiki: Get To Know The Jeopardy Contestant

Anjali Salvador is a lawyer from Houston, Texas. She is one of the new contestants to appear on the 39th season of America’s favorite quiz show, Jeopardy!


Anjali Salvador (pictured with Ken Jennings) is excited to be part of the popular quiz game show Jeopardy! (Source: Anjali’s Twitter)

Well, Jeopardy features three contestants competing in three rounds: Jeopardy!, Double Jeopardy!, and Final Jeopardy! Moreover, the contestants are given trivia clues phrased as answers in each round, to which they must respond in the form of a question that correctly identifies whatever the clue is describing.

In the new episode, she will face two more contestants; a previous episode’s champion Emma Hill Kepron, and Igor Petrovich, an attorney from Ashburn, Virginia.

Hill Kepron is a librarian from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. She became Thursday’s episode champion with a total score of $11,400. She was second after Double Jeopardy! round with a score of $15,400 and bet only $4000 on her answer in the final round, getting a total score of $11,400.

Salvador is looking forward to being the new champion of the show. After passing some online tests and interviews she got an opportunity to compete on the show. 

Furthermore, her episode was filmed at Sony Studios in Culver City, California in February this year. She will appear on Friday’s episode on 21 April 2023.

Know about Jeopardy contestant Anjali Salvador’s age, wiki, education, job, family, ethnicity, marital status, and personal details here.

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Anjali Salvador Age, Wiki & Educational Details

Salvador seems to be in her 30s now. She was born somewhere in the 90s but there are no details about her actual age and birthdate. Her full name is Anjali Vyas Salvador.

Hailing from Houston, Texas, she is American by nationality. She pursued her high school education in her hometown.

Anjali then went to the 

There, she earned a Master of Laws in International Studies in 2014. Furthermore, she earned a Doctor of Jurisprudence from Columbia Law School.

Anjali Salvador’s Parents & Family Background

Anjali was raised by her parents in Houston, Texas. Her father is Gerry Salvador and her mother is Mala Salvador.

Gerry is an engineer by profession. A 1979 graduate of Rice University, he serves as the Manager of Projects at construction engineering company in Houston, Texas.

Moreover, her mother Mala worked as a financial supervisor at ExxonMobil Corporation for more than 35 years. She took retirement in 2017.


Anjali Salvador in a family picture with her parents and sister in 2019. (Source: Mala’s Facebook)

The eldest of two children in the family, she has a sister named Sumeeta Salvador. Sumeeta now works as Corporate Development Associate at S2G Ventures. Moreover, she is pursuing her MBA degree in
Northwestern University – Kellogg School of Management.

Salvador belongs to a mixed ethnicity. Her father is Latin American whereas her mother is from India. She calls herself as half-Indian.

Anjali Salvador Job & Professional Details

As per her LinkedIn, Anjali is a lawyer and advocate for reproductive health, rights, and justice. She practices law in New York and Texas.

Moreover, she now works as Director of Health Center Regulatory Strategy at the Planned Parenthood Federation of America. She has been serving in the position since June 2022.

Prior to that, she took the role of Policy Counsel at the National Institute for Reproductive Health/NIRH Action Fund. From 2020 to 2022, she was a Staff Attorney at the American Civil Liberties Union of Texas.

Salvador also worked as a

Is Anjali Salvador Married?

Salvador is unmarried now. She barely talks about her personal life on her social media.

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As per her Twitter posts, she has a boyfriend. She mentioned her boyfriend in some of her Tweets back in 2020 and 2021.

However, there is no information on her recent relationship status.