Austin was born and raised in Salt Lake City Utah. He moved to Oregon on a college baseball scholarship with his partner Kate. While attending the Oregon institute of technology (OIT) Austin received his BS in applied psychology. For the last year and a half, Austin has been working with OIT teaching mental, emotional, physical and spiritual health and well-being. Austin’s hope for working at dragonfly is to develop meaningful connections with students and serve as a positive role model in their lives. He enjoys pairing his psychology background with humor and fun to relate to our students and meet them where they’re at. In his free time, Austin likes to go paddle boarding with his partner Kate and dog Finn, Play D&D and try out new restaurants in and around Oregon.