Austina has been in Buena Vista since 1987. She comes from a family of Realtors where four of seven family members are Brokers. Austina attended Western State College in Gunnison, CO where she received her Bachelor of Arts in English/Kinesiology. She spent her summers traveling abroad. Her favorite places were Germany, Hawaii and Mexico. After graduation, Austina began teaching high school English, Creative Writing, Speech and Drama in Billings, MT. She moved back to Buena Vista in 1997 where she taught 5th/6th grade at Darren Patterson Christian Academy for two years. Austina’s real estate accomplishments include: 2005 Rookie of the Year, Graduate of the Real Estate Institute (GRI), Master in Real Estate (MRE), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Global Luxury Property Specialist and Realtor of the Year in 2021.
Austina’s hobbies include writing poetry, camping, fishing, hiking and participating in as well as watching all sports. What Austina cherishes most about Chaffee County is that it will always be a place she can call home and she knows she is truly blessed to live in the most beautiful valley in the world.