Austin Via
Project Scientist

  • B.S., Environmental Horticulture, Virginia Tech
  • B.S. Agricultural Economics, Virginia Tech
  • VA DEQ Erosion and Sediment Control and Stormwater Inspector
  • Demonstrated knowledge and identification of plants and turfgrass
  • Experience working on large scale drainage systems, grading, and turf renovation/ establishment projects

Austin graduated from Virginia Tech in 2018 with a B.S. in Environmental Horticulture and B.S. in Agricultural Economics. After graduation, he joined the green industry, working as an Enhancement Manager for a commercial landscaping company for over 4 years. As Enhancement Manager, Austin gained experience with plant identification, vegetation management, and an assortment of landscape construction projects. Austin started with Aegis in September 2022 as a Project Scientist.