Will is a graduate from the risk management and insurance programs at Indiana State University & Butler University. Upon graduation, he entered the industry as a client executive for an insurance brokerage firm, Gibson Insurance. In 2015, Will transitioned to a risk management role as an analyst for Cook Group Incorporated, a privately-held and family-owned company with global operations in medical device, life science, real estate, services, and hospitality industries. In his current role as global risk manager, will oversees the procurement and claim management for all lines of property & casualty insurance within the company worldwide. Will's team also serves as a strategic risk management partner within the organization who supports functional risk management activities throughout the company.