William graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a BS in Business Administration. After graduation, he worked as an investment banking analyst in SG Cowen’s High Yield Bond and Leveraged Finance Group in New York City. Before joining Cushman Wakefield, William traveled the world as an Executive Vice President for Perry Manufacturing, a global apparel company with over 5,000 employees in the United States, Central America, Asia and Africa.

William specializes in building relationships with clients and tailors how he conducts, analyzes, and negotiates real estate to match each client’s goals and corporate culture. He enjoys playing golf, music, hunting, and spending time with his wife and three sons. William was Sawtooth’s Board Chair since 2017, and will now serve as Past President.

“The importance of having a place like Sawtooth in our city cannot be stressed enough. Sawtooth supports art and artists, and gives back to the community in numerous ways. I’ve had the pleasure of serving as Chairman of the Board since 2017 and have extended my term through 2020 in order to see Sawtooth through it’s 75th anniversary. Sawtooth is our region’s leading community visual arts school, and we are intent on ensuring that we remain so for another 75 years.”