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United States
Current Role(s): 
Strategist
CivicActions
IRC: 
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Personal Info

Gender: 
male
Languages spoken: 
English
Bio: 

Aaron co-founded CivicActions in 2004. In his role as Chief Experience Officer, he is responsible for company culture, team-wide professional development, talent acquisition, company retreats and marketing. Aaron also serves in a business development capacity, advising clients on digital strategy, agile software development, and mindful leadership.

Aaron brings more than 15 years of information technology, open source software and consulting industry experience to managing the firm and advising clients.

Prior to CivicActions, Aaron facilitated leadership and communication seminars, creating extraordinary opportunities for men and women to deepen relationships, accomplish personal goals, and realize their authentic passions. He brings this experience to the unique aspects of generating a healthy organizational culture within a distributed team.

Aaron currently sits on the Board of Directors for Alegria Partners, a sustainable business consulting firm, and the Board of Advisors for MaestroConference and NWBCK (The New Black).

He has presented at numerous conferences on a diverse range of interests and passions including agile procurement, organizational culture, team building, content and digital strategy, open source software, mindfulness and living authentically.

Aaron lives in Oakland, CA with his wife Nikki and their two daughters. In addition to his family, Aaron is passionate about photography, snowboarding, Circling, electronic music, and building community.

History

Member for
11 years 4 months
Areas of Expertise: 
Internet Strategy
Drupal Events: 
DrupalCon Amsterdam 2005
Drupal conference colocated with the Open Source CMS and Blogging Tools Summit (Vancouver, Canada)
OSCMS 2007, Sunnyvale
DrupalCon Barcelona 2007
DrupalCon San Francisco 2010
DrupalCon Chicago 2011
DrupalCon Denver 2012
DrupalCon Austin 2014
DrupalCon Amsterdam 2014
DrupalCon Latin America 2015
DrupalCon Los Angeles 2015
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