Austin's professional development has brought an increasing level of work in film and exposure to opportunities in stage acting. He is continuing his training in singing, acting, dance and martial arts. His interest in any and all of his professional pursuits is inextricably tied to tremendous personal growth. Austin is typically a wonderful advocate for the projects in which he has participated. The bullying campaign not only produced an important educational work, but led to Austin becoming a role model and source of information for peers attempting to deal with the difficult subject matter. In every project, one can count on an interesting story of what new information Austin has learned about some aspect of the behind the scenes production or location.Austin balances his career development with the daily demands of being an excellent student and well grounded kid. There is a level of maturity far beyond his years and friends are surprised when they learn of the experiences of their unassuming friend. Austin does not seek any special privileges or special treatment from peers because of his performing arts work. Austin's involvement in the performing arts hones his natural talents and abilities and his progress therein is enriched by his innate curiosity for gaining learning opportunities and taking part in new experiences. Austin continues his acting lessons with Dean Armstrong and Shawn Lawrence.