Austin has been a pharmacist since 2006 when he received his PharmD at Auburn University. He has over eleven years of experience in retail pharmacy. In 2016 he assisted in the establishment and currently manages Alabama Rx, a retail dispensing pharmacy for Alabama Oncology. Alabama Oncology is a privately owned practice consisting of 22 oncologists across 7 sites in Birmingham, Alabama. Austin is responsible for the clinical aspects as well as the business side of the pharmacy operations where he is in charge of the development of pharmacy protocols and daily operation procedures. Payer contracts, oral oncolytic education and drug access is the primary focus of his job.