Aaron was born and raised in the Springfield, IL area and is a graduate of Glenwood High School in Chatham. Aaron graduated from Monmouth College with a business administration degree and a minor in communications. He spent his next 10 years as an account manager with Penske Truck Leasing and IGS Energy, where he won several awards for being a top performer. At IGS Energy, he was responsible for developing new natural gas projects that involved commercial real estate leases and purchases. Aaron always considered pursuing a career in residential real estate, so he obtained his real estate license and joined the Jane Hay Sales & Staging Team full time in 2017. Aaron was the Capital Area Realtors "Rising Star Award" recipient in 2021 and strives to bring a consultative approach to helping his clients buy or sell their homes.
Aaron enjoys giving back to the community. He is a volunteer for the Titan Superhero youth leadership program for Ball-Chatham School District, alongside his mother Pam Hogan. Aaron is also a member of the American Business Club of Springfield, the Chatham Jaycees, serves on the Capital Area Realtors Community Service Committee, is a graduate/active in the Capital Area Realtors Leadership Committee, and is involved in numerous other organizations within the community.
Aaron currently resides in Chatham with his wife Sara, son Pierce and dogs Buddy and Yogi. Sara is a physical education teacher and softball coach at Glenwood High School.
"Aaron did a great job at leading my husband and I though the entire process as first time home buyers. He was very patient with us and always answered our questions, day and night. He is very passionate about what he does and it showed through his commitment to getting us into our new home! It meant the world! Blaire & Luke Stone