About Susan Spencer-Wendel

A journalist for over twenty years, Susan Spencer-Wendel left her job as courts reporter for the Palm Beach Post when she was diagnosed with ALS. She has been honored by the Society of Professional Journalists, the Florida Press Club, and Florida Bar for her coverage of legal issues. A graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, she holds a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Florida. She lives in Florida with her husband, John, and their three children, Marina, fourteen; Aubrey, eleven; and Wesley, eight.




Bret Witter, Susan’s co-author on Until I Say Goodbye has collaborated on many acclaimed books, including the #1New York Times bestseller Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat who Touched the World; the New York Times bestseller Until Tuesday: A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever who Saved Him; and The Monument Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History. He lives in Decatur, Georgia, with his wife Beth, and his children Lydia and Isaac. Visit his website at www.bretwitter.com.