Will Manning is a senior brand and design professional from the American midwest, currently based in Wellington, New Zealand. Most of his career has been designing for in-house creative teams at international heavy industry, energy, and technology companies. Since coming to New Zealand he has worked exclusively in in-house design teams with the New Zealand Government.

He has over 15 years experience in design, with a MA in Design Management from Regis University in Denver, and a MFA in Design from Massey University.