Will has deep roots in his district. Will was born in Boston, raised in Watertown, went to high school in Back Bay and lives in Belmont. He lives in a two-family house with his wife, upstairs from his parents who moved in a few years ago from Watertown. Will's three daughters are now out of college and working. Will is a competitive triathlete, marathoner, and cross-country cyclist.

As a State Senator, Will Brownsberger draws on 30 years of experience in business, law, and state/local government.



  • State Senator, 2d Suffolk and Middlesex District, 2012-Current
  • State Representative, 24th Middlesex District, 2007 – 2012
  • Chair, Belmont Board of Selectmen
  • Stormwater Flooding Board
  • Belmont Democratic Town Committee
  • South Pleasant Street Land Use Committee

Business & Professional Experience

  • Defense attorney for the indigent
  • Researcher on drug policy, Harvard Medical School
  • Massachusetts Assistant Attorney General
  • Software development in investment banking


  • JD, Harvard Law School, 1983
  • BA, Harvard College, 1978


  • Grew up in Watertown, MA
  • Resident of Belmont since 1992
  • Married with three daughters
  • Triathlete, marathoner and cross-country cyclist