Austin Eubanks Biography

Austin Eubanks

Quick Facts Of Austin Eubanks

Celebrated Name Austin Eubanks
Age 38 Years
Nick Name Austin
Birth Name Stephen Austin Eubank
Birth Date 1981-10-08
Gender Male
Profession Public Speaker

Stephen Austin Eubanks, popularly known as Austin Eubanks was an American motivational speaker on drug addiction. He was a survivor of the Columbine High School massacre despite being shot in his hand and knee. Following the shooting at high school, he struggled with opioid addiction. He was found dead at his home in Steamboat Springs, Colorado on 18 May 2019. 

What was Austin Eubanks Famous For?

- Survivor of Columbine High School shooting.

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Where was Austin Eubanks Born?

Austin Eubanks was born around in October 1981. Exact information about his birth date is not available. He was born in Denver, Colorado in the United States. He held American nationality. His zodiac sign was Libra. His religion was Christianity. 

Columbine High School Shooting

He attended Columbine High School. He was 17-years old then. He was in the library there on 20 April 1999. Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold entered. Klebold shot him in his hand and knee. Eubanks' best friend, Corey DePooter was shot and killed in the massacre right in front of him. After the shooting, Eubanks did not return to high school. He was instead privately tutored at home 3 days a week. He graduated from high school in 2000. Following the massacre, he fell into an opioid addiction. 

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Post-addiction

His addiction continued in his twenties. 

He was admitted to residential treatment centers multiple times.

He accomplished his sobriety at the age of 29. 

After sobriety, he became a motivational public speaker.

He was the chief operations officer for the Foundry Treatment Center in Steamboat Springs from 2015 to 2019. 

He was also the member of nonprofit boards and was the operations director of NorthStar Transitions in Boulder.

He was the executive director of Quiet River Transitional Recovery Community in Denver. 

He spoke at the 2019 Connecticut Opioid and Prescription Drug Prevention Conference in May 2019. 

Who was Austin Eubanks married to?

Austin Eubanks was engaged to Alex Dooley. He had two sons from his first marriage. His first marriage lasted only for four years. 

Austin Eubanks' Death

Austin Eubanks was found dead during a welfare check at his residence in Steamboat Spring, Colorado on 18 May 2019. His family confirmed that he died of an overdose. He was 37 when he died. 

How Tall was Austin Eubanks?

Austin Eubanks stood at a height of 1.75m i.e. 5 feet and 9 inches tall. He had a body weight of 154 lbs i.e. 70 kg. He had a slim body build. He had dark brown eyes and his hair color was also brown. 

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