(written from a Production point of view)
Aaron Baiers is a Star Trek producer and vice president of the production company Secret Hideout.
Baiers was a producer on the first season of Star Trek: Discovery, is a co-executive producer on Star Trek: Short Treks, and will also fulfil that role on the forthcoming animated series Star Trek: Lower Decks, where he was responsible for bringing Mike McMahan onto the production. 
Baiers worked as production assistant on the fourth season of the drama series The O.C. (2006-2007, starring Melinda Clarke and with Autumn Reeser and Michael Nouri), the pilot episode of Chuck (2007, with Tony Todd), and the Western Shiloh Falls (2007, with Brad Greenquist).
In 2014, he worked as co-producer on the crime series Matador (2014, produced by Jill Danton, Roberto Orci, Heather Kadin, and Alex Kurtzman). Further occupations as producer include the television series Limitless (2015-2016, developed and executive produced by Craig Sweeny) and Salvation (2017, executive produced by Heather Kadin and Alex Kurtzman). More recently, he worked as supervising producer on the mystery series Instinct (2018, co-starring Michael Buchman Silver and Whoopi Goldberg).