William King, a lifelong resident of Boston, raised in Roxbury, Mattapan, and Dorchester. William was raised by his working parents and is a graduate of the Boston Public School system. Graduating in 2007 from TechBoston Academy, William studied Social Science at Quincy College. Mr. King had worked for the Boston Public School system for 6 years as a Technology Specialist until becoming a Technology Manager for a local outdoors conservation non profit .

His bi-cultural background and focus on community collaboration has led him to a number of volunteer opportunities and community leadership roles. These have shaped his philosophy of giving back to the community.

In his spare time, William enjoys the outdoors as much as he can. Hiking has become a passion for William spending summers following the trails of Blue Hills Reservation. William enjoys spending time with his family; his girlfriend Domonique, his mother Jane, his father Billy; as well as his brother John, his sister in law Shereka and his nephew John Jr.