Will joined APPLIED in 2021 to lead the company’s finance, corporate development, tax, legal and IT functions. Before joining APPLIED, he held leadership positions in finance, investor relations, corporate development, sales operations, and international, at both Polaris Industries and Medtronic. Will brings over 25 years of cross functional experience to APPLIED, having started his career at 3M as a manufacturing engineer in adhesives.
Will has a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Iowa and a Master’s in Business Administration from The Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota. He has been a member of the Board of Directors for the Minnesota Children’s Museum since 2015. In his personal time, Will enjoys the outdoors and participates in a variety of sporting activities including golf, biking, and jogging.