Will grew up in the lower east side of Manhattan to a wealthier family. He attended private middle school and high school in the City. He ended up attending the University of Virginia and got a degree in business marketing. After college, he landed a job at a trading firm in New York City. He worked there for 5 years and then switched to working at Wells Fargo Bank. Will then got caught up in some inside trades, and ended up doing business in South Zagoria. After trading weapons and other sketchy goods, the infection spread to his location.