Aaron is native Texan that was born and raised in Houston and a second generation Rotarian. After graduating from Texas A&M University Aaron went on to work for Buckeye International, a manufacturer of industrial cleaning products in Houston. In 2006 Aaron married his wife Juli, a month later he was promoted to General Manager and relocated to Austin, TX to open up the first distribution center for Buckeye International in Austin. Aaron’s father Charlie Thorp has been a long-time Rotarian, President for the Houston Heights, Past District Governor, and is currently is Rotary Public Image Coordinator. After much coercion Aaron joined the Austin Cosmopolitan Rotary Club in 2007. In 2013 Aaron and Juli welcomed their first child, Joseph, to the world. Aaron currently works for Quench USA, in the field of point of use filtered water coolers. Quench also specializes in ice machines, coffee brewers and sparkling water on demand. In Aaron’s off time he enjoys spending time with his family and his two cats and dog. On the weekends Aaron enjoys experimenting with different styles of art and refinishing and restoring furniture. Aaron and Juli are also both registered pet therapy handlers for their French Bulldog, Jesse James, were they spend time bringing smiles to patients and families in Senior Care Facilities and Hospitals in the Austin area.
- Past Positions VP of Administration VP of Public Relations
- Rotarian Since 2007
- Paul Harris Fellow
- Awards Service Above Self