William Martin grew up in Charlotte, North Carolina, and graduated from the United States Military Academy with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering in 2016. Upon graduation, he commissioned as an Infantry Officer and attended Infantry Basic Officer Leader Course, Ranger School, and Airborne School in Fort Benning, GA. William then served with the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg, NC. In 2019, he deployed to Helmand Province, Afghanistan as a Reconnaissance Platoon Leader. William is now pursuing his MBA at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.