Austin is an encourager, communicator, and a leader. He and his wife, Kristen, share a passion to connect with people and show them the love of Jesus. After graduating from Nebraska Wesleyan University, Austin spent six months as a missionary in South Africa. For two years, Austin served as a worship leader at Citylight Midtown in Omaha until planting Citylight Lincoln. He received his Master of Christian Studies degree at Crown College. Austin loves telling stories, making people laugh, and snuggling with his daughter, Gracelyn.