- Master of Architecture, North Carolina State University (2012)
- Graduate Certificate in Energy and Technology (2012)
- Graduate Certificate in City Design (2012)
- Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies, Arts Applications, North Carolina State University (2006)
A Raleigh native, William’s background is deeply rooted within both his North Carolina upbringing as well as the many facets of the design and construction industry with which he has worked. His professional experience has ranged from owner to designer to manufacturer and seemingly everything in-between. Prior to joining Hanbury, William served in a variety of design and leadership capacities for BHDP, Hobgood Architects, NCSU Libraries and MRearte Studio among others. An award-winning researcher, William has a propensity for innovation and a seemingly inexhaustible enthusiasm for intriguing possibilities which often manifest themselves in unexpected but insightful ways. He completed his Master of Architecture and Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies at NC State University in addition to studying art and architecture at the University of Malta, UNC Charlotte and in the Studio of the internationally acclaimed artist/designer Mary Ann Scherr.
"I always seek to learn and have always operated within the mindset that ‘the world’s greatest innovators are inherently the people that don’t know any better’ and that ‘you can never get to be where you want to be by doing things the way that they’ve always been done’."