Aki Peterson
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Aki Peterson

Director of Training & Technical Assistance

Aki is the Senior Manager of Training and Technical Assistance (T&TA) at uAspire. In this role, she supports the delivery of uAspire's T&TA model by facilitating trainings for front-line college access and success practitioners across the country. Aki joined uAspire as a college affordability advisor, helping students navigate the financial aid process. Prior to uAspire, she served as an AmeriCorps volunteer and college coach with College Possible, and taught third grade in the Boston Public Schools. Aki earned her M.Ed. in Elementary Education from UMass Boston and her B.A. in Studio Art from Carleton College.

Why uAspire?

I am excited to join the uAspire team because I am committed to helping all students access the financial information and resources they need to achieve their goals for post-secondary education.