Robert Austin is a First Vice President responsible for commercial property asset management, including office, industrial and retail assets. Mr. Austin joined Sentinel in 2007 and has worked on property transactions, due diligence and asset management since that time. Prior to joining Sentinel, Mr. Austin was employed for 20 years by Dean Witter Realty, a wholly owned subsidiary of Morgan Stanley & Co., where he was involved in all phases of commercial real estate. Mr. Austin graduated from Lehigh University with a BS degree in both accounting and finance. Mr. Austin is a certified public accountant.