Team Building Skills Dr. Perry L. Austin is a Veteran of the United States Army and a native of Bridgeport, Conn. He has over 26 years of experience in small business, community awareness, leadership, spiritual and personal development.Dr. Austin owns a small business consulting firm, name AE Consultants. His mission is to develop productive teams in the marketplace by educating leaders to focus on being relational rather than transactional in their business practices. Dr. Austin has served on many community boards as a voice for the people. He served with the NAACP, WIB (Work Investment Board), and The Life Of Christ Foundation of New Jersey, advisor on the medical board for Bryant and Stratton college, Virginia Housing Community and Development Corporation as economic development chairman. Presently he is serving the Chrisitan Business Coalition of Hampton Roads Virginia as their Chaplain.