Billy was born in Cleveland, Ohio, and made his theatrical debut at the age of seven when he was cast in the lead role in The Ugly Duckling. By the time he reached college, he decided to focus his talents solely on musical theatre and dance.
Billy pursued a degree in Musical Theatre Performance and Dance from the University of Central Florida. After obtaining his degree, he was immediately hired by the Arthur Murray Franchised Dance Studios of Orlando, Florida as a Ballroom Dance instructor. Competitive Ballroom Dancing took Billy throughout the United States and around the world, where he and his students won many awards.
Billy currently coaches, teaches, choreographs and performs with his students in local and national competitions, and dance showcases.