- Ph.D. in Marine Science (in progress), University of South Alabama, Mobile, Alabama, U.S.A.
- B.S. in Oceanography, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida, U.S.A.
Aaron Macy is currently a Ph.D. candidate at The University of South Alabama. His research focuses on the effects of stress tolerances on salt marshes and mangroves.
- Effects of a Major Oil Spill on Nektonic Assemblages of Salt Marshes and Adjacent SAV Habitats in Florida and Alabama (Year One Block Grant - Florida Institute of Oceanography, Role: Research Staff)
- Impacts of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Releases on the Functional Integrity of Salt Marshes and Seagrass Meadows and Associated Fauna (Year One Block Grant - The Alabama Marine Environmental Science Consortium, Role: Research Staff)