DDA Baton Rouge Truck Driver Instructor Interivew Troy Austin has been an instructor at DDA Baton Rouge for nearly three years. He has 28 years experience of over the road and Hazmat driving. He also loves rice crispy treats.


Q: What is the best part about being an instructor at DDA?

A: “Being able to take someone that has come to DDA because it is their last shot and help them make a change for the better.”

Q: What advice would you give future and active students?

A: “Give it all you got and stick with it.”

Q: When you are not here instructing how do you like to spend your time?

A: “I like to ride my motorcycle. I am also very active with the Baton Rouge Navy Sea Cadets. I cook for them at all their events and trainings.”