A former Navy veteran. Will was a rookie with the New York and New Jersey Port Authority Police Department (PAPD) when the attacks took place. He went into the WTC to help in the rescue efforts and was buried alive but miraculously survived after being buried alive 30 feet under the rubble of both towers for 13 hours. Recently, Will published a children’s book Immigrant, American, Survivor a memoir about this life experiences that inspires young readers to never give up and his love for America. He also has an adult book titled Sunrise Through the Darkness that shares his journey to learn how to live again after tragedy and to help anyone who is suffering due to tragedy understand they deserve happiness no matter what they have suffered.