Goals: Obtain a job within the field of meteorology.

Austin is a senior in the Applied Meteorology program in the Agronomy Department at Purdue University. He has been employed by the Indiana State Climate Office since May of 2011 and has worked on various projects including ENSO, Flood of 1913, and also served as lead forecaster for the Purdue Field Crops Committee during the summer of 2012. While being employed at the office, he has had several opportunities in speaking with the media and individuals within the state of Indiana.