As the Program Manager at the Senior Planet Exploration Center in Manhattan, Aaron manages and assists volunteers, casts outside speakers, creatively plans special events, and solicits feedback from members to OATS leadership. After 6 years working at the Young Adult Institute (YAI) as a Direct Service Professional, he is happy to be a member of the OATS team. At YAI Aaron worked with disabled adults developing professional and social skills through community inclusion and volunteering at other non-profits. He even brought a group of four from YAI to volunteer at Senior Planet! Aaron has also worked in Therapeutic Recreation for both assisted living and nursing home facilities and has experience developing and implementing programs.
Aaron is continuing his education in Psychology at Lehman College. Aaron enjoys playing in a softball league for New York City, loves to travel and can’t live without cheese.
If you are interested in volunteering at the Senior Planet Exploration Center, please get in contact with Aaron.