Austin Faught

Father of a child with CF

Austin named his son, who has cystic fibrosis, after his paternal grandfather, Jack. All three are left-handed, also known as “southpaws.” Austin, along with a left-handed business partner, run a commercial real estate company called Southpaw Realty. He lives in Houston with his wife, Kyra, his son, Jack, and their dog, Frazier. Follow Austin on Twitter @SouthpawRE.

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Austin Faught started advocating for those with cystic fibrosis in 2016 when his health insurer dropped his son's CF care team from its plan. He has found that advocacy gets easier with practice.

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