B.S. in Biological Sciences from Loyola University New Orleans in 2007: Will began his career as a high school science teacher at his alma mater Chalmette High School shortly after Hurricane Katrina. He has taught earth science, biology, physical science and pharmacy technician classes for the last 4.5 years. Will is currently the Coordinator of School Support Services at Chalmette High School in Chalmette, Louisiana, the only public high school in St. Bernard Parish. He is the administrative liaison on several school committees attempting to build student investment and increase college awareness and readiness. As a member of the 2012 SPA NOLA cohort, Will is most looking forward to further developing his leadership skills and to building strong professional relationships with his colleagues.