Austin is a tax associate with AGL. In addition to helping his clients with tax planning and compliance, he enjoys the privilege of helping them understand and take advantage of the challenging and nebulous U.S. tax code. Additionally, he thrives in the collaborative environment at AGL and loves bouncing around ideas and knowledge with his co-workers to come to the best solution possible.
He earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of North Georgia. When not working, you are likely to find him hiking or mountain biking. He is especially fond of biking in the Pisgah Forest in North Carolina which bring nearly a million other nature lovers to the area each year.
- His favorite quote: “Our planet is a lonely speck in the great enveloping cosmic dark. In our obscurity, in all this vastness there is no hint that help will come from elsewhere to save us from ourselves.” – Carl Sagan
- His favorite books include Annihilation by Jeff Vondermeer, Dune by Frank Herbert, and The Egg and Other Stories by Andy Weir.
- He learned a lot about taking care of clients as a manager at Zaxby’s for three years.