A native of upstate South Carolina, Will is a graduate of Clemson University, earning Magna Cum Laude with a B.S. in Business Management. He worked as a financial advisor with an independent registered investment advisory firm before coming together with co-founder Mike Kuckel to build The Sovereign Financial Group of OneAscent.
Will, a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and Certified Kingdom Advisor (CKA®), is the president of The Sovereign Financial Group. His role is built around financial and life planning for each client. He takes clients through The Sovereign Way planning process, which keys in on legacy and retirement planning. Will also specializes in working with businesses on employee retention strategies and benefits planning.
Outside of work, one of Will’s passions is interviewing veterans as part of the Library of Congress’ Veterans History Project. With over 25 interviews of World War II veterans, Will strives to preserve stories from the “Greatest Generation” before they are all gone. Along with an interest in preserving veteran’s stories, Will has a large collection of World War II artifacts and travels across Europe researching the war.
Will is an active member and volunteers on the finance committee of Greenville Community Church. He is also active in Pulse, a Greenville young professionals group, through the Chamber of Commerce. After being involved with sports ministry at an early age, Will has a desire to see sports-based ministries flourish. He serves on the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) board in Greenville, while also being a heavy supporter for Impact Sports International.