Aaron has spent the better part of his career working in higher education beginning in 1992 as an Admissions Counselor/Associate Director of Admissions for his alma mater, Aquinas College. After leaving Aquinas, Aaron went on to work for Western Michigan University as an Assistant Director of Admissions. He then spent several years working in the nonprofit field for two different United Way organizations in the field of youth development and volunteer coordination. Feeling the desire to get back into the field of higher education Aaron returned to the field working for DeVry University for five years and then transitioned to his first experience with an OPM based out of Chicago, IL, and, for the most part, has remained in the industry ever since. Aaron has an extensive background in OPM start-ups as well as online recruitment, enrollment staff hiring and management, CRM and partner relationship management.