- Will is the recipient of a Top Award at the 2017 George London Foundation Awards Competition after receiving an Encouragement Award in 2012.
- Will made his hometown debut with Virginia Opera starring in signature role as Figaro in The Barber of Seville in November and was featured in Distinction magazine.
- Will completed a test recording with Deutsche Grammophon in Hamburg after receiving the Top Prize in the Stella Maris Competition. Past recording projects include his debut album of spirituals which he performed in Chicago at PianoForte Studios and which are also available on iTunes.
- Will has been named as one of the "five lyric baritones to watch" in the June issue of Opera News.