Austin was born and raised in Louisville, KY and graduated from Butler Traditional High School. Directly out of high school he decided to join the US Navy, where he served honorably for 8 years. Austin completed his bachelor’s degree in business administration while on Active duty at Saint Leo University. He developed an interest in financial planning and investments as a young adult. His father and founder of SunHarbor Weath Advisors, Jim Turk, introduced him to the world of finance and investments at a young age.
Austin moved back to Louisville in May of 2023 and worked at Sun Harbor as an unlicensed sales assistant until he passed all his required license exams. He enjoys going to the gym, playing video games, and spending time with his family.