Cultural Arts Administrator, City of Kingsport Tennessee
Will is originally from Honolulu, Hawaii and has lived in the Tri-Cities since 2001. He has been with the Office of Cultural Arts and Engage Kingsport since September 2012. He has two adult sons.
He graduated with a BS as well as a Master of Education and a Master of Public Administration from East Tennessee State University. He is an art collector and enjoys painting, making/designing jewelry, and films.
For over 20 years, Will has been the owner of Stephanos Jewelry & Fine Art, designing and fabrication art metal jewelry in Sterling Silver and Gold. Will maintains a home studio and exhibits and sells his work in Downtown Kingsport at the Art in the Heart Gallery at Broad street and Center Street.
He loves his fluffy orange cat "Dario" and leopard-striped "Sir Winston", who both showed up at his door. Will has traveled to 29 countries in 4 continents and is always up for a new adventure.