Austin Moir | Regional Project Specialist, Midwest

Office: Chicago, Illinois

Hometown:

Detroit, MI

School:

Wayne State University

Proudest moment in my career:

Successfully completing a 400-person volunteer event.

Job prior to The Mission Continues:

Project Coordinator for Southwest Housing Solutions

Favorite winter activity:

Brewing Beer

Book on my nightstand:

“The Death and Life of Great American Cities” by Jane Jacobs

Favorite movie:

“Dazed and Confused”

Hidden gem in current city:

I have only lived in Chicago for 10 days BUT my hidden gem in Detroit was El Taco Veloz taco cart.

Favorite sports team:

Detroit Red Wings

Most rewarding thing about working at The Mission Continues:

Shaping communities through veteran impact.

Song that describes me:

“You Can’t Always Get What You Want” by The Rolling Stones

Item on my bucket list:

Tour the east coast from Maine to Miami and try each regions native cuisine (crabs/lobsters in Maine to Cuban sandwiches in Miami and everything in between). Same thing with the south and BBQ.

Who would I dine with (dead or alive):

Chris Pratt