Johnathan Austin

City Council President

Birmingham, AL

Johnathan Austin has served on the Birmingham City Council since 2009, where he has worked to make the city of Birmingham more technologically friendly and has approached issues of education improvements and economic development together because he knows that both lead to a brighter future for Birmingham residents.

Johnathan uses his technological training experience for both social and business entrepreneurship. He has served as Executive Director for The Center for Urban Missions, a community based organization that addresses the needs of underprivileged children and adults. He was Chief Operating Officer of The New City Center, another program for the underserved in Birmingham. Currently, he is President and Chief Executive Officer of Fitz, a technology consulting firm.