Bill George has a masters degree in psychology from Cambridge University. He has been diagnosed with schizophrenia and has been taking antipsychotic medicine for over fifty years. He is a coordinator for Anoiksis and is responsible for their international relations. In 2010 he was awarded a trophy as Anoiksis volunteer of the year. Despite his handicap he has had a successful career in publishing, and is now semi-retired. He has published his experiences in several articles. His wish is to break the taboo surrounding schizophrenia, give it a new name, and bring honest discussion about the condition into the open.