Will Cahill

Applied Maritime Sciences

Will is president of Applied Maritime Sciences, a maritime technology and strategy consultancy. He served as Director for Strategic Planning on the National Security Council and Maritime Advisor on the Council of Economic Advisers where he helped develop and lead Interagency efforts to enhance American maritime competitiveness. During his 20 years as a Coast Guard officer, Will completed numerous operational tours both at sea as a Cutterman and at air stations as a Coast Guard search and rescue helicopter pilot. Will holds degrees in Naval Architecture and Marine engineering from the US Coast Guard Academy and a Master of Public Policy from Princeton University.