He holds an M.Ed in Urban Educational Leadership from Lehigh University, a Master of Arts in Religion from Reformed Theological Seminary, and a Bachelor of Religion degree from Liberty University. He has served on the boards of the York City Redevelopment Authority, LifePath Christian Ministries, Keystone Kidspace, the Fortress Initiative, Prevent Child Abuse Pennsylvania, York County YMCA, York County Children Youth & Family, and Logos Academy.

Aaron was a recipient of Central Penn Business Journal’s “Forty Under 40” in 2015, was awarded York’s Unity Award from Mayor C. Kim Bracey in 2015, and received the Spirit of YoCo Community Service award from the York County Economic Alliance in 2020 for his leadership in facilitating a four-year partnership between York County chiefs of police and a racially diverse coalition of clergy. He was recently listed on York Daily Record's Most Influential People: Education.

Originally from Aurora, Illinois, Aaron is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church in America, and founding Pastor of City Church in York, PA. Aaron and his wife Gail married in 1997 and have six children: Ellis, Emily, Luke, Amelia, David and Wesley.

Medium member since March 2021