Will Slack

I have deep experience working as a project manager, product manager, strategist, and people manager. I've led both teams and projects, and come armed with skills ranging from product development to software implementation to business strategy. I have a strong track record of winning trust with my colleagues and I love helping people directly and indirectly through my labor.


USDS ● Product ● Nov 2018 - Present

18F ● Deputy Director/Acting Director for Products and Platforms ● April 2016 - November 2018

18F ● Innovation Specialist, later Deputy Director for Business Strategy ● March 2015 - April 2016

Epic Systems Corporation ● Project Manager/Implementation Consultant ● July 2011 - January 2015

Williams College ● Student Supervisor, Bellringer, and Broadcaster ● September 2007 - May 2011

Eckerd's Pharmacy ● Pharmacy Services Associate and Cashier ● Febuary 2007 - August 2007


Williams College ● Bachelor of Arts ● August 2007 - June 2011

Degree in Political Economy with a concentration in Leadership Studies

I was an active student leader who interned with Senator Ben Cardin of Maryland, GA State Rep. Mary Margaret Oliver, and an international NGO.


Applications and Expertise

Specialized Skills
Personnel Management, Product Management, Technical Writing, Editing, Documentation, Data Analysis, Java, VBA for Excel
Specialized Knowledge
GitHub training, Electronic Medical Records, Credit Cards, Electronic Payments
Music (Vocal, Piano, Trombone, Djimbe), Spanish Novice

Volunteer Work and Service