Chief of Staff Aaron Benavides

Aaron Benavides is a junior and proud resident of Duncan Hall (the Men’s Hall of the Year). Majoring in political science with minors in Digital Marketing, Journalism, Ethics, and Democracy, and Theology, he is originally from Corpus Christi, Texas. 

A lover of food, Aaron is a Boom Boom Chicken Salad enthusiast, and of course can always be found getting Southwest Salad on Thursdays. Often found tweeting, Aaron enjoys discussing the great state of Texas, listening to music, and sending Google Calendar invites.

On campus, Aaron previously served as the Director of Faith and Service and the Press Secretary and Director of Communications for Student Government. He also works at the Basilica and the Cushwa Center and is a member of the Welcome Weekend Steering Committee, Junior Class Council, and Junior Parents Weekend Committee. Additionally, Aaron is a Latino Studies Scholar and a member of the Glynn Family Honors Program.

Aaron would love to hear from you by emailing him at