Partner and Chief Development Officer

Aaron Fulkerson joined the company in the spring of 2010, and became a partner in February 2012. Aaron leads the firm’s leadership consulting operations and Schnake’s practice focusing on leadership and strategy. Aaron is a Predictive Index Certified Partner, Myers-Briggs Certified Practitioner, a Birkman Certified Professional, and holds a coaching certificate from the Association for Talent Development. He brings more than 26 years of experience consulting with Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, higher education, tribal entities, and government organizations.

An Oklahoma native, Aaron is the former chief operations officer of the Florida/Caribbean region of Right Management Consultants. Additionally, he was president and chief operations officer of Gabbard and Company. With his ability to provide solutions for his clients, Aaron is utilizing his expertise to offer more ways to meet clients’ strategy-focused needs and goals.

Outside of work, Aaron enjoys a deep passion for music. Aaron has more than 30 years of experience in the music industry as a composer, producer, songwriter and arranger.

Education: Bachelor’s degree in film scoring from Berklee College of Music in Boston

Community Involvement: Foundation for Tulsa Public Schools, board of directors; Arts Alliance Tulsa, board of directors; Oklahoma Center for Community and Justice, board of directors; State Chamber of Oklahoma, board of advisors; Ronald McDonald House of Tulsa, past board chairman and advisory board member; Allied Arts, past board of directors member; Lyric Theatre, past board of directors member

Passions: Family, movies, reading, food, and a wide variety of music