Heather Willems | Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Heather Willems

Portrait of Heather Willems


Adjunct Faculty

Heather Willems is a business strategy consultant, graphic facilitator, and bestselling co-author of Draw Your Big Idea. Combining her love of fine art and business strategy, she helps top executives operate more efficiently through creativity. She guides the world’s most influential companies to visualizes their biggest ideas. The result, a long-lasting transparent action plan that engages in a memorable way.

After 15 years of witnessing breakthroughs with clients, she wants to help more people achieve their goals. As Founder of TwoLine Studios, and Co-founder of ImageThink, she visualized big ideas for thought leaders and companies including Disney, J&J, PepsiCo, FedEx, Google, LEGO, and NASA. Her work has been featured on The Today Show, MSNBC, Entrepreneur Magazine, Inc.Forbes, Mashable, The New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal.

Whether she’s leading one-on-one executive training or speaking about visual thinking, she has a passion for making connections. She’s spoken at and collaborated with The Atlantic, SXSW, New York Times Small Business Summit, Columbia University, Texas Conference for Women, Comic-con, and many more.