Bill has an extensive background in skiing. He started skiing at an early age in West Germany and was a member of the Bad Tolz Ski team from 1975-1979 where he cut his teeth and learned to ski race on the FIS circuit in Europe. He then moved to Utah where he was a member of the Snowbird Race Team from 1980-1982. Bill has been coaching for 20+ years and lives in Sandy. He and his wife Stephanie have four children Elizabeth, Jacob, Chloe, and Lily.