For Immediate Release

 

The Force MDs Award 2017 Humanitarian Award

Phoenix Resident, Lynn Austin Recognized at Event in New York City

 

The Force MDs, Stevie D, and Lynn Austin

 

[Phoenix, AZ] – The legendary R&B and Hip Hop group, The Force MDs, presented Arizona business owner and Grand Canyon University adjunct professor, Lynn F. Austin, with their 2017 humanitarian award for her efforts battling domestic violence and work uplifting, guiding and mentoring at-risk youth.

Ms. Austin says she developed an affinity for causes impacting women, youth, and teen girls as a result of her own life journey.  As a means to coach, motivate and inspire people to live their purpose, she launched her “Betting On Me” website and blog, and with her much anticipated book titled "TheB.O.M: Betting on Me" - scheduled for summer 2017 release - she seeks to continue helping others working to find their path in life.

The award, which recognizes individuals who demonstrate the courage to take decisive action, the wisdom to face aggressive challenges and the willingness to sacrifice to affect causes that impact the betterment of the community, was presented at their “Family and Friends 2” event on June 3, 2017 at BB Kings in Times Square in New York City.

 

 

 

Lynn Austin

Lynn F Austin is an author, coach, business owner and professor in the Colangelo College of Business at Grand Canyon University, where she is also a peer classroom reviewer and a member of the Faculty Advisory Board.  Additionally, she is a 2017 Humanitarian Award recipient presented by the legendary R&B and Hip Hop group, The Force MDs, during their “Family and Friends 2” event on June 3, 2017, at BB Kings in Times Square in New York City. The 2017 Humanitarian Award recognized individuals who demonstrate the courage to take decisive action, the wisdom to face aggressive challenges and the willingness to sacrifice to affect causes that impact the betterment of the community. 


Known for her visionary ability to both understand the objective and build effective plans that achieve results, her programs guide and transform leaders along the most effective and strategic path to achieve results that get them recognized, respected and rewarded for their results.  In 2016 she wrote three books - “The Little Book of Positive Affirmations,” “Press Interview Fundamentals,” and “12 Step Approach to Sponsorships”  - over one weekend in February 2016.  Through her story, she seeks to help others working to find their path in life. Her lifestyle brand, “Betting On Me,” evolved as a means to coach, motivate and inspire people to live their purpose and her much-anticipated book titled "TheB.O.M:  Betting on Me" is scheduled for summer 2017 release.

  

Lynn is an advisory board member of Linking Sports and Communities and a member of the Florence Crittenton Inspire mentoring program.  She has been profiled in a wide range of media and is a featured speaker at conferences and workshops throughout the country.  She enjoys riding motorcycles, hiking, reading, traveling and spending time with family and friends.