An award-winning novelist and screenwriter, William has earned accolades throughout his writing journey, including a stint as a magazine writer and editor. He began writingLow resolution head shot for film after graduating summa cum laude from the University of Florida College of Journalism & Communications.  He has earned top screenplay recognition from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Nicholl Fellowship Program and Amazon Studios, and has earned numerous Best Screenplay awards at film festivals throughout the country.

Pivoting to fiction, William’s debut novel, Someone to Watch Over, won the Rising Star Award from the Women’s Fiction Writers Association. He is currently at work on his next novel.

William lives in Seattle with his wife, is a member of the Pacific Northwest Writers Association, the Women’s Fiction Writers Association, the Writers Guild of America Independent Writers Caucus, and has served as a board member of the Northwest Screenwriters Guild. He has an office staff of two rescue cats, Lucy and Linus, a momma and son responsible for keeping an eye on the bird feeder outside (even though they really want to edit).