Matthew Aaron joined Special Olympics, Pennsylvania (SOPA) in November of 2008 as president and CEO. He is responsible for leading this statewide organization providing year-round training and competition for more than 20,000 children and adults with intellectual disabilities. Matt previously served in a variety of roles at the global headquarters of Special Olympics in Washington, DC, including Chief of Staff. Prior to joining Special Olympics, Matt spent three years as a management consultant with Booz Allen Hamilton’s Organization Change Team where he provided in-depth process analysis and change management services to US Government clients. Before working with Booz Allen, Matt completed an MBA with a concentration in nonprofit management at the Yale School of Management. During the summer between his two years at Yale, Matt worked as a marketing intern for the Worldwide Strategic Planning Division of Procter and Gamble Pharmaceuticals.