Leventman has been the programmer for the Santa Fe Film Festival for the last 5 years. 

He was previously the programmer for the premiere event of the Albuquerque Film and Media Experience, the producer of the Bioneers Moving Image Festival, and volunteer coordinator for the Sundance Film Festival. Aaron has also given presentations with the Popular Culture Association Conferences and has been on the awards jury for the Wild and Scenic Film Festival in Nevada City, CA and New Mexico Actors Showcase.  He has an M.F.A. from Columbia University’s film program, and is an actor who has appeared in many feature films, shorts, and industrials as well as theatrical productions currently represented by Phirgun Mair Worldwide. He is also a published playwright whose works have been performed all over the U.S., most recently in New York City.  Aaron is also a writing coach and teaches film and acting at the Santa Fe Community College and Renesan for Lifelong Learning.