Austin was born in San Diego and raised at Horizon. After graduating from Horizon High School in 2005, he attended Calvary Chapel Bible College and graduated in 2007. He later served on staff in a church plant in Denver, Colorado for 7 years as an Assistant Pastor/Worship Leader. Austin is currently overseeing the youth ministry and has a heart to serve the body and loves to watch people grow in their relationship with Jesus. He is married to his wife Melody and they have 3 small children.