Mrs. Austin is certified in Adult Geriatric medicine as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse. Mrs. Austin attended graduate school through the University of Alabama at Birmingham allowing her to attain a long-term goal of advanced education and receiving her MSN. She brings with her a broad knowledge base with over 17 years of nursing experience in various medical settings throughout the United States; however, her passion remains in palliative and hospice care. Mrs. Austin is a proud military spouse and lives with her husband and two girls in Leavenworth, Kansas.