Will is refocusing the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) advancement team around key priorities in preparation for the re-launch of a capital campaign. In his role, he oversees a large team of philanthropy professionals including Principal and Major Gifts, Planned Giving, Grateful Patient Fundraising, Discovery Engagement, Corporate and Foundation Relations and Prospect Research and Management.
Prior to joining UAMS, Will led a team that raised more than $50 million annually for the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas – Austin. Under Will’s leadership, gifts of $1 million or more doubled year-over-year.
Will has been a regular presenter at both CASE and AAMC conferences.
He earned a master’s degree in interpersonal, organizational and crisis communication from the University of Arkansas System.