President, Principal, Board Member

Aaron embarked on his journey with ESG Architecture & Design in 2004, initially contributing as an architectural designer. Over the years, he has left an indelible mark on the firm’s trajectory, collaborating on a multitude of notable projects spanning the hospitality, residential, and office sectors across the vibrant landscape of the Twin Cities.

His unwavering dedication and exceptional proficiency propelled him to the role of partner and principal, and in 2017, Aaron assumed the esteemed position of president. Since then, his visionary leadership has been instrumental in driving ESG Architecture & Design towards unparalleled growth and success.

Under Aaron’s stewardship, ESG has experienced a remarkable expansion, both in terms of its talented workforce and its impressive annual revenue. This transformative period has seen the firm emerge as a formidable force within the industry, guided by Aaron’s strategic foresight and unwavering commitment to excellence.

Central to Aaron’s remarkable career has been his unparalleled ability to cultivate and nurture robust client relationships. By catering to the needs of major developers across diverse markets nationwide, Aaron has ensured that ESG remains agile and responsive to the ever-evolving demands of the industry.

Beyond the confines of its Minneapolis headquarters, Aaron has strategically propelled ESG towards national prominence, establishing a significant presence in 30 states. His visionary approach to urban planning and building design is underscored by a keen sense of financial pragmatism, creative innovation, and a profound commitment to community-centric values.

For Aaron, each project represents a unique narrative, woven from its history, context, and vision. This distinctive perspective empowers ESG to craft extraordinary and memorable environments, ensuring that every endeavor becomes a story worth telling—a testament to Aaron’s enduring legacy as a visionary leader in the field of architecture and design.