Austin has a passion for education and five years’ experience in the higher education and not-for profit sectors. Prior to joining Nous, Austin worked with the University of Melbourne to raise philanthropic funds as part of the $1B Believe campaign. Relocating to Canberra in mid-2019, he worked in policy and data analysis for the Australian Technology Network of Universities.
Austin is a director at Red Dust Role Models, an Indigenous health promotion NFP working with communities to strengthen the future of Indigenous youth and families. He holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Melbourne.
Austin loves the mountains, the beach and the desert, but also appreciates a good board game and has never outgrown his childhood fascination with Lego.