Austin began at FGP as an intern with our back-office team where he supported accounting functions. After graduating from North Greenville University, Austin's work-ethic and attention to detail landed him a full-time spot on our team. Now, Austin supports the operations of FGP as an Accountant. He is responsible for receiving and processing all incoming payables and reconciling various accounts and reports. He processes and invoices for direct hire placements and assists in the FGP month-end and year-end closings. Austin also works closely with leadership to issue monthly financial statements.
What’s your favorite travel destination?
I would have to say Charleston, SC. I love the history of the city, it’s where I proposed to my wife at, and the restaurants are pretty great too.
What was your first job?
I started my first job when I was a junior in high school at an ice cream parlor and worked there through college.
What celebrity would you like to meet at a Starbucks for coffee?
I would love to meet Michael Scott (Steve Carell) from The Office.
What is your greatest piece of life advice?
We don’t look backwards for very long. We “Keep Moving Forward,” opening up new doors and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths. -Walt Disney