Aaron has an extensive background and decades of experience managing and implementing all aspects of philanthropy including integrated plans for regular giving, capital campaigns and special events for major donors. Aaron’s expertise is also in scaling giving programs and building donor loyalty through strategic planning, growing major gifts and donor engagement.
In addition, he has broad knowledge of and expertise in communications strategies including print and digital media for content, creative and analytics. As an internet marketing specialist for Archon Media, he developed strategies with clients to increase their online presence and visibility through strategic search engine optimization.
While studying computer engineering and applied mathematics at Western Michigan University, he also provided fundraising leadership to the university’s student-based telemarketing program where he hired, trained and supervised 60 student employees; represented WMU with prospective alumni donors; interfaced with media sources; and helped raise over $1 million annually.