President – Amber Specialty Pharmacy
Aaron’s started his Hy-Vee career in 1993 while in school. After graduating, he served as operations manager at Hy-Vee Care for four years. In 2010, Aaron joined Hy-Vee’s Executive Staff as director, real estate strategic planning, and in 2013 became director, specialty pharmacy, and then Vice President, Business Development, at Amber Pharmacy. In 2015, he was selected as Assistant Vice President, Hy-Vee, Chief Operating Officer, Amber Pharmacy. In early 2016, Aaron was promoted to Assistant Vice President, Hy-Vee/President, Amber Pharmacy. He was named to the position of Vice President, Strategy/Innovation, and then was named Vice President, Health & Wellness Strategy, in 2017. Later that year, Aaron was named Vice President, HealthMarkets, Health & Wellness Strategy. In April 2019, he was promoted to Vice President, Hy-Vee, Inc., President, Amber Pharmacy. In 2020, he was named Senior Vice President, Chief Health Officer. In early 2021, Aaron was named Executive Vice President, Business Innovation, Chief Health Officer, Hy-Vee Inc., President, Amber Pharmacy and most recently, he was named President, Digital Growth & Health; Co-Chief Operating Officer.
Aaron has excelled in every area he has been given to lead and specialty pharmacy is no exception. He has organized, led and improved our company in a way that few leaders in Hy-Vee could do. Aaron has always been a visionary leader, consistently bringing ideas and solutions to the table, and is a great asset to Hy-Vee’s executive leadership team.
Aaron is married to Jackie and they have one daughter Jaidyn. He enjoys spending time with his family, working in the yard and cheering for the Iowa Hawkeyes.