Austin Easterling serves as a Senior Product Manager by day and freelance photographer and web designer by night. Born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, Austin moved to New York City to begin his career at Moody’s Analytics after graduating from Morehouse College with a degree in Economics. While in Atlanta, Georgia, Austin found his interests in strategy-based roles, photography, web design, and branding.


Outside of his creative interests, Austin really enjoys exploring ways to give back and make a difference in the community. He is the founder of the College Charity Run whose mission is to unite academic institutions and local communities in an effort to raise awareness and funds for societal issues affecting the Black community. Since 2016, this charity initiative has raised thousands of dollars for local nonprofit organizations. While at Moody’s, he serves as the co-founder of the Black Inclusion Group (B.I.G.), an employee resource group whose mission is to develop and empower Black employees through networking, educational and leadership opportunities to cultivate an inclusive and collaborative culture at Moody’s.


Austin lives by the quote “All that a man achieves and all that he fails to achieve is a direct result of his own thoughts.” His passion for helping others is what fuels his creative side as he brings his client’s ideas to fruition. As he continues his endeavors in the creative space, the opportunities are limitless for him.