A native of Providence, Rhode Island, Will earned a B.A. from the University of Michigan, with double majors in History and English. Upon graduating, he was accepted into the one-year MATCH Corps program, working at a no-excuses public charter middle school in Boston. In addition, Will has worked, through Tutors For All, to coordinate a Saturday MCAS preparatory tutorial program at Codman Academy in Dorchester. Prior to joining Stand in 2012, he was serving as Operations Manager at one of the state’s highest-performing middle schools, Excel Academy Charter School in East Boston.