Aaron Coleman joined BDO in August 2008 and serves as the regional human resources (HR) director of BDO’s Atlantic and Southeast regions. He acts as a strategic business partner to the regional managing partners and their respective leadership teams in developing and implementing programs and initiatives that support and enable the firm’s short- and long-range goals. Aaron has 18+ years of experience in human resources for multiple industries, including public accounting and consulting, large specialty retail and securities investment advisory. He has knowledge in several HR disciplines, extensive experience in driving talent and performance strategies, mergers and acquisitions, employee relations and leadership coaching. Firmwide, Aaron is a leader on an executive strategy team driving innovation across the firm.