Mark Austin teaches 9th grade Literature and Composition at Cristo Rey Dallas. He grew up in Dallas and is a graduate of Jesuit College Prep. He is a graduate of Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. At Creighton, Mr. Austin majored in English and Secondary Education and was part of the club lacrosse team. Prior to Cristo Rey Dallas, he taught 5th grade at Mary Immaculate Catholic School in Farmer's Branch.
In his free time, Mr. Austin enjoys coaching lacrosse, listening to music, and spending time in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.