Tim Austin is a certified Life and Leadership Coach and founder/owner of Encompass Life Coaching. He holds a BA in Leadership and an MA in Education.

Tim is passionate about helping his clients achieve balance AND get results as entrepreneurs. Prior to engaging as a full-time coach, he dedicated himself to a life overseas. The adventure led him to Central Asia, where for almost 20 years he gave vision and management to various non-profits and small businesses.

Tim believes that transitions, in their many forms, are fertile ground for personal and professional growth. He thrives in culturally diverse contexts, contributing his gifts and skills for the common good. As your coach, Tim will listen well, ask the right questions and make sure you are getting the resources and support you need to succeed in your journey.

Tim is the author of Transition Companion: Tips and Insights for Navigating Seasons of Change. He blogs at encompasslifecoaching.com.

He and his wife Eve have three amazing kids, one dog, and a cat. They just recently celebrated 25 years of marriage. Tim lives in the mountains of Northern California, where he continues to pursue his passion of coaching, mentoring and equipping leaders.