Aaron serves as founder and lead pastor of The District Church in the heart of our nation’s capital. The District Church meets in the Columbia Heights and Capitol Hill neighborhoods of DC and is committed to growing and multiplying the next generation of leaders who have a heart for the city.

Before moving to DC, Aaron started the Quincy Street Missional Church in a low-income neighborhood of Boston where he served for five years. He is a graduate of Harvard’s Kennedy School and received his doctorate from Fuller Theological Seminary.

Aaron and his wife Amy are adoption and foster care advocates. They founded DC127 with the mission to unite churches to reverse the foster care wait list in DC. They live in Columbia Heights with their two adopted kids Elijah and Natalie.