Will Kinsman is an Associate at Blue Star Strategies, LLC where he works on client issues across the firm’s domestic and European portfolios. Will’s previous experience includes internships with the Turkish Industry and Business Association (TUSIAD) and Civil.GE, an online publication focused on civil society in the Republic of Georgia.

Previously, Will participated in a 5-month language immersion program in Tbilisi, Georgia where he studied the Georgian language and traveled the country documenting Georgia’s architectural heritage and tradition of Mosaic work. His personal and professional interests include the history, cultures, languages, and art of countries bordering the Black and Caspian Seas.

Will received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from The George Washington University in Washington, DC. While at GWU, he volunteered with a variety of local community organizations, including Food for All DC, Martha’s Table, and For Love of Children, as well as regularly attended events and programs at the American University’s Carmel Institute of Russian Culture & History and the Smithsonian Museums.

Originally from Buffalo, New York, Will’s strong commitment to volunteerism began at home where he supported community-based construction and residential rehabilitation projects.