Mr. William Foresman Porter
BA, Cornell University 2000
Will grew up in Bellefonte, Pa., and graduated from St. Andrew’s in 1996. While at St. Andrew’s, he was editor of the Andrean, a residential leader, captain of the cross-country and rowing teams and a recipient of the Warwick Crew Prize. In 2000, he graduated cum laude from Cornell University with a major in English. While at Cornell, he was a four-year member of the rowing team.
Will began teaching English at The Hun School in Princeton, N.J., where he was also the head boys’ cross-country coach and head girls’ crew coach. At the Hun School, he also served as a faculty representative to the Honor Committee.
Until 2010, Will taught at St. Mark’s School in Southborough, Mass., where he also served as a faculty representative to the Discipline Committee, advisor to the class of 2008, dorm parent on a ninth and tenth grade boys’ dorm, boys’ J.V. cross-country coach and head boys’ crew coach. In 2008, he earned his master’s degree in English from The Bread Loaf School of English.
At St. Andrew's, Will teaches 9th, 11th, and 12th grade English and serves as the varsity boys rowing coach.