Aron Rosenthal Director of Operations Matthew Celesta
Aron Rosenthal | Director of Operations
As Director of Operations, Aron develops and executes on all key business initiatives.
manages overall product development, production and sales.
comes from a long history of community engagement.
Most recently he
spent two years in the Guatemalan highlands as a Peace Corps volunteer working on issues regarding sustainable agriculture and food security, appropriate technology, waste management and citizen participation.
Previously, Aron was the executive director of a Denver-based NGO, Orbis Institute, with a mission focused on global leadership development for youth.
Aron graduated from the University of Colorado, Denver with a degree in communication.
In 2006, the university's Department of Communication awarded him with the annual Distinguished Alumni Award for his
work locally and internationally to create a more civil and humane world through effective communication - a tenet of the department's mission statement.
In the community Aron is an active volunteer with WorldDenver.
Aron currently serves on this organization's governing board and is vice president of the WorldDenver Young Professionals.
spends the majority of his
volunteer time organizing events, hosting international leaders and supporting WorldDenver
's affiliate, Denver World Affairs Council
has a deep understanding of Chinese culture and history having lived and worked in China for a number of years.
He is an avid urban farmer, fly fisherman, cyclist and reader.
The main thing that gets him up in the morning is the thought that with Waste Farmers he
is working to develop a more robust culture of local food production, thereby chipping away at centralized agriculture.