Will got into hunting and shooting scene at a young age, participated in the youth trap shooting program at Venutra Gun Club. So firearms have always been a passion of his. Fast forward some years, he enlisted into The United States Marine Corps where he served for four and a half years as an infantryman. During his time he deployed twice to far off lands and became very proficent with many weapon systems such as the M4 carbine, M249 SAW, M240 Bravo, M203 40mm grenade launcher, and etc. He enjoyed learning and conducting combat operations, military tactics, shooting fully automatic weapons, combat focused medical treatment and playing with explosives.
After the Corps, he worked at a gun store while attending school in Illinois to expand his medical knowledge and became a licensed EMT and graduted with a degree in Fire Science. Moved back home to Mason City and started working at Hart Brothers in November of 2016. In his free time he enjoys hanging out with his girlfriend Danielle, his daughter Aubrie, his dog Brutus along with friends and family. Also enjoys going boating, being outdoors, and tator tots.