Austin Eubanks is 37 years old and he is a consultant, speaker, and media contributor on drug policy, behavioral health, mass violence, addiction, and trauma. On May 18, 2019, he was found dead during a welfare check after he didn’t answer his phone and still the reason for his death is not yet confirmed but the autopsy is scheduled for Monday.
Furthermore, at the age of 17, he survived the Columbine shooting but unfortunately, le lost his friend whom he was meeting daily in the school library in the Evening for planning what to do next after the school. One day when he was in the school he heard the sound of gunshots began to ring out through the hallways of Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado.
Later, one teacher informed the student and shouted at them to hide under tables and all the student including Austin and his friend Corey also hid under the table and the gun enters the room and started to fire under the table hitting him in the leg and hand but unfortunately his friend was dead.
However, Austin pretended to be dead and after the Gunmen moved out of the class and he and other surviving students ran to safety. This incidence occurred in 1999 at Columbine High School and Austin was rushed to the hospital and in an Interview, he told that.
“I was taken to hospital for treatment and that’s when my story really began”.
In fact, after this incidence, he was under medication and he was taking 7.5mg of Vicodin to cope up with the pain later this turned to a daily intake of alcohol and prescription painkillers and he was addicted opioid and he said that “When I took those substances things felt better. I didn’t cry as much, things didn’t hurt as much.”
Additionally, he has addicted marijuana, then ecstasy and cocaine and even during his worst period – heroin and at the height of addiction he was taking around 400mg of the highly addictive and potentially lethal painkiller Oxycontin every day – more than 40 times the dose doctors will initially prescribe patients.
That Incident Changed his Life?
One night he woke up in the Jail and this was the turning point in his life and he lastly remembered that when he was in a Restuarant and was picked up wandering the streets in a drug-addled daze and from that moment he decided to Build the solid foundation in his career.
— Austin Eubanks (@eubanksaustin) November 8, 2018
- According to his Linkedin profile, he was Director of Advertising at Your Credit Company INC between March 2005 to December 2007.
- From Jan 2008 to Jun 2010, Austin was VP Marketing and Development at CTS Marketing Corporation.
- Later, he was Creative Directo at DeOlivera Twigg Hallin Creative between Jul 2010 to April 2011.
- Between Jan 2013 to March 2015 he was Executive Director at Quiet River.
- Director of operations at NorthStar Transitions between March 2015 to March 2016.
- Between March 2016 to March 2019 he was Chief Operating Officer at Foundry Steamboat.
- Professional Speaker since Sep 2016 to Present
Austin Linkedin Bio reads that “Austin Eubanks is an expert in the addiction treatment industry and a nationally recognized consultant, speaker, and media contributor on topics surrounding drug policy, behavioral health, mass violence, addiction, and trauma.
An injured survivor of the Columbine shooting, Austin’s traumatic experience as a teen was the catalyst to his painful journey through addiction. He has since devoted his career to helping those who have turned to substances as a result of trauma. Austin has spoken to millions across the nation regarding his personal journey as well as strategies for addressing the issues around substance abuse that are plaguing the nation. His work and personal story have garnered the interest of countless major media outlets including People Magazine and the New York Times. Austin has provided expert commentary for Face The Nation, Rolling Stone, CBS This Morning, NBC Nightly News, Fox News, MSNBC, the BBC, and CNN.”
Austin Eubanks Age
How old is Austin Eubanks? was born between 1981 and 1982 and he is 37 years old as of 2019. Furthermore, there is not much information about his father, mother, and siblings.
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Austin Eubanks Wife
Austin is married but we don’t any information about his wife name but they share two kids with his Ex-wife. Apart from this he also a Youtube channel under his name and he Joined Youtube on Jun 8, 2010.
Later, on December 1, 2018, Austin tweeted the photo of him with his dad and along with his son. He wrote “I first went to the Oklahoma vs. Texas game with my dad when I was 13. I remember crying when I opened the tickets for my birthday.
Now my oldest son is 13, and to be here with both of them, in the first-ever OU/TX #big12championship is beyond special.”
I first went to the Oklahoma vs. Texas game with my dad when I was 13. I remember crying when I opened the tickets on my birthday.
— Austin Eubanks (@eubanksaustin) December 1, 2018
Austin Eubanks Net Worth
Estimated Net Worth of his under review. He stands 5 feet 10 Ich tall and weighs around 73 KG. He has around 10k follower on Instagram and 1226 followers on Twitter.