Aaron Foley is the chief storyteller for the City of Detroit, a first-of-its-kind position in U.S. city government. Previously, he was editor of BLAC Detroit Magazine. He is the author of the 2015 "How to Live in Detroit Without Being a Jackass" and editor of the 2017 anthology "The Detroit Neighborhood Guidebook." In 2019, Aaron was awarded a John S. Knight journalism fellowship at Stanford University. Aaron is a Detroit native and resident.
How Aaron Gives Back:
National Association of Black Journalists - which promotes advocacy and career development for black journalists
Engaging Local Government Leaders -which helps government employees take their careers to the next level