Previously, Will served as Dean of Iona College’s LaPenta School of Business. In his time at Iona, the LaPenta School revised its BBA, MBA, MS in Accounting, and MS in Finance. They also substantially revised their graduate portfolio, developed an online MBA, and hired 11 new faculty. Prior to his time at Iona, Will was Murata Dean of the F. W. Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College. In his time at Babson, the Graduate School launched Master’s Degrees in Finance and Business Analytics, and opened a satellite campus in Miami, Florida.
Previously, Will worked for Ohio University’s College of Business in a variety of roles including Associate Dean and Department Chair. He oversaw the launch of Ohio’s online MBA and helped launch their Walter Center for Strategic Leadership and Center for Entrepreneurship. Prior to his time at Ohio, Will was a faculty member at Millsaps College.
Will received his Ph.D. in Strategic Management from Virginia Tech. He received a M.Ed. in Instructional Technology and a B.A in Anthropology from the University of Virginia.