Austin Prior is the Resident Director for Dunn Hall.
Austin studied Youth Ministries with a minor in Family Science at Anderson University and graduated in May of 2015. During his time as a student at AU, he served as a Resident Assistant in Dunn Hall for a year and a half and as Assistant Resident Director for one year. Additionally, Austin became involved in serving the disability community which led him to his career of working with children with autism spectrum disorder.
In 2020, Austin graduated from Purdue University with a Masters of Science in Education with a concentration in Applied Behavior Analysis. After completing his degree, Austin became a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. In his role as Resident Director, he does not use his BCBA credential.
As Resident Director for Dunn Hall, Austin’s main responsibilities include leading a team of Resident Assistants to serve, support, and develop residents as they learn and grow in community with one another and with Christ.
Austin lives in Dunn Hall with his wife, Jennie (B.A.‘14, M.Div.‘18), and two dogs Huck and Honey.