C12 Chair since 2020
Aaron Banks is an experienced and energetic leader with a passion for developing people, enhancing business, and implementing faith in the workplace. With a servant leader mentality, Aaron enjoys arming others to live out their God-given purpose. As a distinguished military veteran, Aaron served his country honorably for over 20 years in the United States Air Force as a Cyberspace Operations Officer. In 1996, he left his hometown of Laurinburg, NC to attend the United States Air Force Academy where he earned his undergraduate degree in Business Management. His Air Force career includes many assignments around the globe, a magnitude of accolades and awards, but his most treasured moments came from leading over 1,200 members of the Armed Forces. In his roles as a military commander and executive-level leader, Aaron has led both small and large diverse organizations responsible for over $14B in assets through complex, fast-paced environments to achieve measurable results. He possesses a comprehensive background in leadership, information technology, talent management, personnel development, strategic planning, and organizational effectiveness. An avid learner and adapter, he has earned a Masters degree in Information Management Systems and multiple Information Technology certifications. Aaron has also launched a real estate investing business with his lovely bride of over 18 years, Erika. Aaron and Erika share in raising two energetic boys, Asa (11) and Aiden (2). He is also a group leader for Bible Study Fellowship, where he leads groups of 15 men a year through an in-depth study of God’s Word. As a former collegiate and Air Force boxing champion, Aaron also enjoys working out and supporting others to achieve fitness and health goals. He is now focused on his calling to serve business leaders in the Central Texas area who want success in their business, family, and overall stewardship through an eternal perspective.