Will is the Managing Partner of Weatherford Partners – a business he founded alongside his brothers Sam and Drew. They combine their investment, consulting, and political experience to help their partners reach their corporate objectives through the provision of capital and advisory services.
Will was the 84th Speaker of the Florida House of Representatives, serving from 2012 to 2014, during which time he was the youngest Speaker in America. Throughout his four consecutive terms in office, Will was a strong advocate for social upward mobility through free enterprise and education reform. He was also a thought leader on pro- growth solutions including lower taxes, pension reform, and free market healthcare.
Will serves on several boards including Payit, Sunshine Bank, the Florida Chamber of Commerce, the National Coalition for Capital, the U.S. Global Leadership Collation, the Republican State Leadership Committee and Jobs for America’s Graduates. Will also served as a Rodel Fellow at the Aspen Institute.
Will spent six years as a board director at Florida Traditions Bank before it was sold to Home BancShares in July 2014. In 2008, Will was Founder of Red Eagle Group, a boutique investment and business consulting firm.
A graduate of Jacksonville University, Will is married to Courtney; they reside in Wesley Chapel with their four children: Ella Kate, Molly, Madelyn, and William.