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Michael Robert Austin

Michael Robert Austin, American sales executive. Named one of Outstanding Young Men of America, 1985; recipient Special Achievement award Lexicon, Inc., 1986, Innovative Electronic Designs award, Market Innovator, 1989. Member Lufkin Junior Chamber of Commerce (treasurer 1984-1985, Outstanding First Year award 1985, Jaycee of the Month 1984, 85).

Background

  • Austin, Michael Robert was born on August 31, 1960 in Lufkin, Texas, United States. Son of Robert Lee and Sarah Jane (Lawrence).

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Texas, 1982.

    Career

    • Sales, Sound Center, Inc., Lufkin, 1978-1981;retail sales manager, Sound Center, Inc., Lufkin, 1981-1982;general manager, Sound Center, Inc., Lufkin, 1982-1983;owner, vice president, Sound Center, Inc., Lufkin, 1983-1985;regional sales manager, Marketing Concepts, Dallas, 1985-1988;partner, Marketing Concepts, Dallas, since 1988;also Chairman, Board Of Directors, Marketing Concepts, Dallas.

    Politics

    Christians acting as the salt of the earth and the light of the world have a responsibility to engage their culture, including participating in the political process.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Baptists can be referred to as the ‘people of the Book’, because the Bible gives time proven principles of living for every area of life, including marriage, child rearing, family, relationships, finances, and spiritual living.

    Denomination: Baptist

    Views

    It is important to experience of God's grace working in the lives of people. Wisdom and maturity are gained from life experience, especially during the prayer and sharing stories with other Christians.

    Membership

    Member Lufkin Junior Chamber of Commerce (treasurer 1984-1985, Outstanding First Year award 1985, Jaycee of the Month 1984, 85).

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: auto racing, skiing, softball, golf, bicycling.

    Connections

    • father: Robert Lee .
    • mother: Sarah Jane (Lawrence).
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    Born August 31, 1960
    (age 57)
    Nationality
    • 1982
      Stephen F. Austin State University
    • 1978 - 1981
      Sales Sound Center
      Lufkin, Texas, United States
    • 1983 - 1985
      Sales Sound Center
    • 1985 - 1988
      regional sales manager, Marketing Concepts
      Dallas, Texas, United States