William Tarter, Jr. (Will) serves as an Associate of Public Policy and External Affairs for The Center for Community Solutions. Before joining Community Solutions he worked in both state government and nonprofit organizations, including Ohio Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner, OneCommunity and the Downtown Cleveland Alliance. He was selected for the legislative fellowship program of the Legislative Service Commission of the Ohio General Assembly, and appointed to serve on the inaugural Cuyahoga County Charter Review Commission. He is the founder and Past President of the Cleveland Young Professional Senate, a founding Board Member of Engage Cleveland, and currently serves on the Executive Committee of the Greater Cleveland NAACP. Tarter holds a Bachelor of Science in Communications and a master’s degree in Public Administration from Ohio University.