UCL Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose


Aaron Teater

Aaron is a student in the 2022-23 cohort of UCL Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose (IIPP)'s Master of Public Administration (MPA).

Aaron is a passionate public servant interested in effective governance and optimizing systems to improve people's quality of life. Aaron comes to UCL from Indianapolis, Indiana in the United States where he worked as a governance analyst for the Mayor’s Office of Education Innovation which oversees the city’s 45 charter schools serving over 18,000 students. Prior to the Mayor’s office, Aaron worked as an ESL instructor, teaching immigrant students predominantly from Central America and West Africa as part of Teach For America. Outside of work, Aaron enjoys going to the gym, playing basketball, eating good food, and traveling.