William Dean Fausett (July 4, 1913 – December 13, 1998) was an American painter. His career spanned beyond six decades. He painted notable figures afterward Dwight D. Eisenhower, Ronald Reagan, the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, Grandma Moses, Ezra Taft Benson, and Sir Alexander Fleming. His brother Lynn Fausett was along with a painter. Fausett with purchased the historic house of Cephas Kent, Jr. in Dorset, Vermont and was instrumental in it the forming of the Kent Neighborhood Historic District.