Aaron D. Lucas a father and husband born and raised in Newark, New Jersey. Graduated from Rahway High School and attended Moorehead State University in Kentucky on a partial scholarship for track and field. He transferred to Fairliegh Dickerson University in Teaneck New Jersey where he obtained an Associate in Computer Science.
He is a member of the Beta Gamma Omicron Fraternity. Aaron became very involved in community activities participating in the Special Olympics, a member and mentor at the Urban League, a member of the local chapters of the NAACP and Southern Christian League Conference; participating in the Habitat for Humanity and doing volunteer work for the coalition for the homeless.
Licensed as a successful realtor in the state of New Jersey. He later worked at the Macy’s Corporate Data Center where he further developed his skills in computer science by working in the Computer Operations Department.
In 1990 Aaron relocated to Florida seeking better opportunities. Where he was hired at Harcourt Inc. At Harcourt he has enhanced his team building skills as well his involvelment in reengineering, reorganizations and transformations of the corporation.
Aaron furthered his education by attending Nova Southeastern University were he received a Bachelor in Business Management (1997). A few years later he attended University of Phoenix were he received a Masters in Information Technology Resource and Business Management. (2001). And furthering his education and certifications for 2013 in ITILv3 for IT Service Management and Scrum Master/ Product Owner in the Scrum Alliance for Agile.
The knowledge gained from his education has been applied in many different projects. Aaron, has analyzed the internal network security for Harcourt’s structure and establish a procedure to improve the security system. A plan which is now used throughout the company for a secure environment. He has also design the infrastructure and implemented plans for Harcourt’s remote sites.
One of Aaron’s key role was a network engineer and also included doing project management on some jobs as he worked closely with vendors and analyze price structure that will be cost effective and improve the quality of the workflow for the corporation.
Understanding and recognizing a need in the small business arena was the conception of the joint effort with Evelyn Saldana who later became his wife to establish Abundant Life Business Group, Inc. and later starting A & E Technology Consultants with the purpose of serving the business needs to increase success.
Strategic Analysis and Business Plans have been established for Pier 15 and Shear Technique Hair Salon and G & G Statewide Movers, Inc.; Angels Without Wings Private Care and others etc;.
Our future plans are to identify opportunities to enhance growth margin and increase knowledge base in a strategic forum for the entrepreneur. Aaron was later asked by the founder and President Julio and Angela Sterling to join and was elected to be a board member of the L.A.M.B. Ministry Partners in Human Need. Aaron is currently an active member of the Life Center Church in Eatonville Florida and was part of the outreach and men minitry of that church.
“ I have come that they may have life, and life more abundantly” John 10:10