Aaron is a former Combat Medic in the Army, serving in support of Operation Enduring Freedom with the 1st/25th Stryker Brigade Combat Team out of Fort Wainwright, Alaska in 2011 and 2012. Aaron has been happily married since 2010 and currently lives in San Antonio, Texas with his wife, Britni. Aaron uses hiking and outdoor activity to manage his PTSD symptoms and is passionate about helping fellow veterans and others suffering from PTSD and other social disorders by encouraging them to get outdoors and stay active. Aaron is an Appalachian Thru-Hike hopeful and is preparing for to start his northbound hike from Springer Mountain, Georgia to Mount Katahdin, Maine in the next 2-3 years.