Bill and his wife, Lynn, live in the Tucson, AZ area and are proud members of the Arizona Bluegrass Association and the Arizona Old Time Fiddler’s Association.   Bill is an avid "banjo picker" and has been M.C.'ing bluegrass festivals for well over twenty years.


Bill retired in 2001 from the Arizona Department of Public Safety (Arizona's state police) as a Lieutenant in their Criminal Investigations Bureau.  His law enforcement career has spanned 28 years of service to the People of Arizona. 


In addition to bluegrass music, Bill stays busy as a flight instructor (He owns his own airplane) and does casino security consulting (He is an award-winning magician, an expert with a deck of cards, and a recognized authority on crooked gambling and cheating).