Aron was born on May 26, 1946, in Memphis, Tennessee, and grew up in New York. A 1965 graduate of the Avon Old Farms School boarding school in Avon, Connecticut, he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana, in 1969. He then served two years in Vietnam as a first lieutenant in the Army Transportation Corps. He was awarded the Bronze Star and Department of Defense Joint Service Commendation Medal for meritorious service, among other decorations.
Learn more about Peter on 'Society Update' pages of Vertiflite magazine, November/December 2023.