Bill Shander is an information designer, helping clients turn their data into compelling visual and often interactive experiences. Bill teaches data storytelling, information design and data visualization, at the University of Vermont and in workshops around the world. Bill is a former board member of the Data Visualization Society, a global member-driven community of over 18,000 data visualization professionals. Bill has a B.A. in English from Wesleyan University and a M.A. in Journalism from the University of Colorado.