Omari Jahi Aarons joined Liberty Mutual Insurance Group in June 2016 and is the Director, Customer Experience and Manager, Employee Enablement. His responsibilities include celebrating employee’s career-level achievements and designing a workplace culture that enables employees to do their best work for Liberty’s customers and meets their needs. Omari started his career at Macy’s in their Executive Development Program, and has spent over 10 years in the customer loyalty space as a human resources and learning leader.
In 2013, Omari was one of the first two recipients of the Advancing the Profession – One to Watch Young Leaders Award from the Association for Talent Development and was twice awarded by the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati for his leadership and volunteerism. He completed a two-year term in 2017 as a mayoral appointee to the Southwest Ohio Region Workforce Investment Board. He is a proud and active mentor in the mentor2.0 program for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay and with Year Up Boston, which supports young adults moving into meaningful careers. Omari is also a member of the Senior Board of Stewards at the Historic Charles Street AME Church in Boston’s Roxbury neighborhood.
A strong champion of inclusion, Omari was appointed national co-chair of the Liberty Employees of African Descent and Allies employee resource group in January 2018, leading an organization of over 1,000 Liberty employees. He is also an ambassador for Liberty Torchbearers, a program that enables employees to volunteer, serve and give to causes around accessibility, security and opportunity.
Omari is a graduate of Xavier University in Cincinnati, OH with degrees in public relations and theology, and is the President of the Greater Boston Alumni Chapter and a founding member of Xavier’s Black Alumni Association. Omari is also the founding president of the National African American Insurance Association Boston Chapter.
Learn more about Omari’s background by visiting his LinkedIn profile: http://linkedin.com/in/omarijahiaaronsor following him on Twitter @omariaarons.