M. Aaron Garmendia completed his undergraduate degree at San Diego State University. He subsequently served in the United States Air Force as an Aerospace Medical Technician stationed at Beale AFB, California. He completed his PA training at Marshall B Ketchum University School of Physician Assistant Studies in Fullerton, California. He graduated in 2019 with a Master of Medical Science degree and PA certificate. PA Garmendia is nationally certified as a Physicians Assistant and licensed in the State of California. He is a member of the American and California Academy of Physician Assistants.