Will B. Mackintosh, At-Large

Mackintosh-2024Office: 715 Princess Anne Street, Room 201Mailing: P.O. Box 7447, Fredericksburg, VA 22404Email Councilor Mackintosh
Cell: (540) 360-6774
Clerk: (540) 372-1010, x228
Term: January 1, 2024 - December 31, 2028


Will Mackintosh grew up in upstate New York and moved to Fredericksburg in 2010 to take a position as a professor at the University of Mary Washington. Professionally, he is a historian who specializes in the history of early America, with research interests in the history of tourism and the history of crime. Personally, he lives in College Terrace with his husband Brian and their two young daughters. He is an avid runner and cyclist and can often be found with his family on Fredericksburg’s trails. 

Before being elected to City Council in 2023, Will served as chair of the Economic Development Authority for the City of Fredericksburg. He also serves on numerous boards and committees in the city. He holds a PhD in history from the University of Michigan and a BA from Swarthmore College.