Susan Schneider Williams
Fine Artist, Passionate advocate for brain health and Lewy Body Dementia awareness in honor of late husband, Robin Williams
Susan Schneider Williams is a fine artist, author and advocate. Her paintings are in numerous private collections throughout the US and Canada and represented by The Christopher Hill Gallery in St. Helena, California. Her first international show is set for 2019 at the Haynes Fine Art Gallery in London. Susan studied design at UCLA and went on to receive her BFA in graphic design from California College of the Arts. Her fine art business developed out of a 25-year graphic design career in which she founded and ran Critical Eye Design specializing in logo and brand development, packaging design and marketing. In 2014 when her husband Robin Williams died from Lewy Body Dementia, she set out to raise awareness about this little known yet devastating brain disease. She has appeared on Good Morning America, The View and CBS This Morning. Susan moderated the 2016 Forbes Healthcare Summit panel, “Healing The Brain”, and remains committed to raising awareness for brain disease. In 2016 The American Brain Foundation honored her with their Commitment to Cures Award. She authored, “The terrorist inside my husband’s brain” editorial for Neurology, the journal of the American Academy of Neurology. Susan serves on the board of directors for the American Brain Foundation.