• Aaron Stallworth is a Senior Relationship Manager at Gates Millennium Scholars Program
• He has 15 years of experience in providing social and emotional support strategies and directing programs
• He attended University of North Texas, Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University, and Teachers College at Colombia University
• He volunteers with The Episcopal Center for Children and Sheridan School in Washington DC
• His estimated net worth is $1 million
Who is Aaron Stallworth?
Aaron Stallworth was born in 1974, but the exact date and place of his birth remain unknown. He has been a Senior Relationship Manager at Gates Millennium Scholars Program since early 2016. On his LinkedIn account he describes himself as a person who is a teacher and a committed team leader. He has 15 years of experience in providing social and emotional support strategies and directing programs for both secondary and post-secondary students, and all that while maintaining successful and effective communications with all stakeholders, and also enforcing effective policies.
His focus is mainly on student engagement, diversity, development, equity, inclusion, financial aid and instruction. In addition, he entered the spotlight by previously being married to Omarosa Manigault, who is a former Director of Communications for the White House Public Liaison Office.
Early life and Education
There is no public information on Aaron’s early life, nor on his later life in general. As for his education, judging from his LinkedIn profile, it can be seen that he is a well-educated man and that he’s actually dedicated his life to education.
He spent a year from 1993 to 1994 attending the University of North Texas, specifically Texas Academy of Math and Science, then Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University from 1994 to 1997, from where he got his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management, and was part of the Phi Beta Lambda Fraternity, with which he took part in various extracurricular activities. Finally, he attended Teachers College at Colombia University from 2008 up to 2009, where he obtained his Masters degree in Arts and Psychology in Education, and became a member of the American Psychological Association.
Volunteer Experience at The Episcopal Center for Children
In recent years, Aaron discovered his greatest passion and, according to him, the most valuable and important activity he spends his time on; namely, he dedicated himself to volunteering. Since April 2017 he has been doing volunteer work for The Episcopal Center for Children, a non-profit organization which provides special and therapeutic education services to children from 5 to 14 years of age, It is located in Washington DC, and there have been approximately 50 children attending the school.
However, as of the 14th June 2019, The Center announced that they will cease their work as a therapeutic school, due to the number of students decreasing each year, but will continue their work giving special education services to children in need.
Sheridan’s Board of Trustees
Aaron’s other volunteering experience includes working at Sheridan School in Wshington DC, as a Member of the Board of Trustees since July 2018. The Trustees have the task of securing the long-term vitality and sustainability of the school and its mission, and works very closely with the Head of School, to the point of it being a partnership, however, the Board does not handle the tactical or day-to-day activities of the school.
In general, it is responsible for large-scale funding decisions and approving the annual operating budget, as well as setting tuition.
Aaron Stallworth’s Career
Aaron has been working for most of his life, even while he was still attending university. One of the first jobs was as an algebra teacher in Maya Angelou Public Charter School in Washington DC, from October 1999 to May 2002. Then until August 2005 he worked as a Director at Youth Enrichment Seminars. In 2009 he maintained two positions: as Dean of Students at See Forever Foundation, and as Counselor at KIPP DC until 2010.
Aaron returned to See Forever Foundation in August 2010 as a Clinical Counselor, where he once again stayed for a year until 2011, and after that became an employee at E.L. Haynes Public Charter School, as a Director of College Counseling through to 2016.
Finally, his latest employment is at UNCF in the position of Senior Relationship Manager of the Gates Millennium Scholars Program, to the present day. Lu Q. Dong, a Director and Chief of staff only had words of praise for Aaron, saying that Aaron’s poise, leadership skills and the ability to connect with Gates scholars has been rewarding in a sense of establishing community and purpose within the scholar community.
— Aaron Stallworth (@StallworthAaron) December 21, 2016
Aaron Stallworth’s Personal Life
Not much is known about Aaron’s personal life. The only known fact is that he was married to Omarosa Manigault Newman from 2000 to 2005, when their divorce was finalized – there are almost no details about their marriage or the reason behind their divorce. However, recently an article was published on how Omarosa had been fired from her position as an aide to President Donald Trump, and how she was removed from the White House grounds.
Not long after that, Aaron tweeted a meme of Kermit the Frog holding a cup of tea which insinuates a person being petty but acting above it, which everyone took as him mocking his ex-wife. There was no response from his her on this, and he hasn’t explained why he posted the meme for the newspaper, so the nature of their current relationship remains a secret.
Aaron Stallworth’s Net Worth
The data on Aaron Stallworth’s net worth is estimated by sources at being close to $1 million, accumulated from the positions in which he’s worked, and his current employment. This figure would seem certain to increase assuming that he continues his career successfully.