Ted Baggett

Department of Public Administration and Policy
Affiliated Faculty
Associate Director of Strategic Operations and Planning Assistance at the Carl Vinson Institute of Government

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Department of Public Administration and Policy

Ted Baggett manages the Vinson Institute’s local government assistance services, which provide Georgia’s cities and counties with customized services to help them operate effectively and efficiently. Such services include revenue and expenditure analyses, consolidation studies, and financial planning and budgetary reviews. Prior to joining the Institute, he spent many years working in and with city and county governments. For 10 years, he assisted local governments in the Georgia Municipal Association’s legal department. He has taught training courses through the Institute since 2000 and is the author of several guidebooks on local government law. He has previously taught Municipal Law and will be teaching the Local Government Practicum in the MPA program during the Spring 2014 semester.

Education
  • J.D., The University of Georgia, Law
Areas of Expertise
  • Intergovernmental agreements
  • Trial and administrative-level courts
  • Annexation
  • Local government finance