Senior Associate Pastor
Austin was born and raised in Urbandale. He graduated from North Central University in Minneapolis, MN with a degree in Pastoral Studies and joined the New Hope staff in 2012. He enjoys spending time with his wife, Elizabeth, and their three children.
Hobbies: Spending time with my wife and kids, playing/watching sports (particularly golf and baseball), hunting, fishing, camping, playing guitar, road trips, anything where I am out being active.
Favorite Music: Bethel, Jesus Culture, Hillsong Worship, Elevation, River Valley, Josh Baldwin, Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood, Chris Stapleton, and John Mayer.
Favorite Restaurant: Fogo de Chao, Simons, or St. Kilda.
Favorite Sports Teams: New York Yankees, Baylor, Hawkeyes
Dream Vacation: Moose hunting in Alaska or Skydiving over the Swiss Alps.