Aaron serves as Senior Manager, Initiative Development, in the Energy and Global Security Directorate. In this role, he leads program development activities in Manufacturing Science and Engineering, and develops new science and technology initiatives, through engagement of key internal and external stakeholders, collaborators, and partners.
In his previous roles at Argonne, Aaron served as Manager, Strategic Planning and Initiatives, and as Business Development Executive, in the Technology Commercialization and Partnerships Division. He joined Argonne in 2017 from the Boston Consulting Group (BCG), where he worked with senior leaders of client organizations to develop and implement strategies for growth, innovation, and efficiency. He earned his Ph.D. in the Institute for Molecular Engineering at the University of Chicago. He also holds an M.S. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a B.S. with highest distinction from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, both in chemical engineering.