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Alumni Spotlight: Mike Arons

In this week's Alumni Spotlight, we're catching up with alumnus Mike Arons.

What are you doing now?

I am a Finance Manager for the Port of San Diego.

How did APS prepare you for this role?

Austin Public Schools were a great foundation for my overall education. So many great teachers that really looked out for me and cared about my education.

What is your advice for current Packers?

Try your hardest but don’t forget to have fun along the way, you will make many great memories and friends in these years you will cherish for a lifetime.

Who at APS inspired you?

Mr Hecimovich at Sumner.

What was your favorite meal in the cafeteria?

Square pizza.

Are you an alumnus of Austin Public Schools?  If so, we'd love to hear from you!

We're excited to hear about your accomplishments and are eager to share your successes and advice with our current students, families, and the Austin community. Please take a few minutes to complete the quick questionnaire at regarding your current position and your career trajectory.

Thanks, and we look forward to hearing all your wonderful stories!