Arlington School & Family Magazine June/July 2015 - Page 28

School District & Administration Featured Board Member, Dr. Aaron Reich AS A YOUNG CHILD, WHAT DID YOU WANT TO GROW UP TO BE? I was always interested in being an actor in movies and president of a major corporation. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE FOOD? Pretty much everything! I would say Tex Mex, BBQ, bacon and hot fudge brownie sundaes are at the top, followed by a rib-eye grilled on my own grill. WHO IS YOUR FAVORITE SUPERHERO? I would have to say Batman from my childhood days, watching it on TV. I am a big fan of the Marvel comics, and I like Iron Man the most today. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITY? Biking is my favorite way to get out and appreciate the beauty of the outdoors and nature. WHAT SCHOOLS DID YOU ATTEND? I have lived all over the country before settling in Arlington.  Elementary: I started out in up-state New York for kindergarten and first grade, then lived in South Florida (Hollywood and North Lauderdale) for second through fourth grade, then moved to San Diego, California, for fifth through the beginning of seventh grade where I attended the School of the Creative and Performing Arts.  Junior High: I attended junior high school in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  High School: I attended Sandia Prep, a college preparatory school in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on a financial need scholarship.  Colleges: I attended Creighton University in Nebraska for my post-secondary education before moving to Texas for my residency at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. 26 Arlington School & Family - June/July 2015 WHAT IS SOMETHING PEOPLE MAY NOT KNOW ABOUT YOU? I love the ocean and scuba diving. I am a thrill seeker at heart, yearning to sky dive, drive Nascar, base jump, fly in a wing suit and more! IF YOU COULD GO BACK IN TIME AND MEET ANY PERSON, WHO WOULD IT BE AND WHY? I would love to visit my grandparents, who made the decision to immigrate to the US from Europe, to discover the specifics of how and why they made the choice to do so and to learn more of my family’s history to pass on to my children. GIVE US A BRIEF BIO OF YOUR CAREER. I am the principle and president of TRINU Healthcare, an accredited healthcare education and development consulting and outsourcing firm I founded almost 20 years ago. I have my doctor of pharmacy degree from Creighton University in Nebraska and am residency trained from MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. I was developed to