Aaron Dibner-Dunlap began at Innovations for Poverty Action in 2010 as a project coordinator for a four-site randomized controlled trial on the impact of access to savings accounts. He worked on a global replication program that evaluated the effectiveness of SMS messages in nudging savings deposits and repayment of credit. Prior to joining IPA, he served as a Small Enterprise Development Agent for the U.S. Peace Corps in Mauritania.

He received his Masters degree in International Affairs from Columbia University and his undergraduate degree in Learning and Organizational Change from Northwestern University. He is based in Washington, DC.