Austin is a National Academy of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer. He is a graduate from the London School of Economics and the Paris Institute of Political Studies where he earned his master’s degrees in international affairs. Originally from Detroit, Austin grew up playing hockey for most of his childhood and various other sports, including golf and football. His collegiate athletic career was composed of four years of soccer, including a short semi-professional career in Paris, France, and a year of amateur boxing in London. Austin draws upon his athletic background to help others develop the functional strength necessary to lead an active lifestyle. He aims to help others build their confidence in and out of the gym, as well as the fitness foundation necessary to sustain a healthy lifestyle.