Whit debated at Brentwood School in Los Angeles, California from 2014-2018. He attended the TOC in Lincoln-Douglas as a Junior and Senior, collecting a total of 9 career bids. His senior year, he reached semi-finals of the TOC, championed the Meadows and Stanford Invitationals, and reached finals of the Berkeley and Golden Desert Invitationals. He also received speaker awards at nearly every tournament he attended his senior year, including top speaker at the College Prep LD Invitational and 4th speaker at the TOC.
Over the summer, Whit taught at the San Jose Debate Intensive, where he taught multiple upper-level labs and mentored individual students spanning a wide array of experience and styles. He studies Computer Science and Philosophy at Williams College.