Billy Rutherford

Coaching Manager, Milliones High School

Billy was born and raised in Pittsburgh and returned in 2019 after living in Boston for nine years. He graduated from Tufts University in 2014 with a bachelor’s degree in history and Africana studies and earned a Master’s of Education from UMass Boston in 2016. While in Boston, Billy taught 8th-grade civics and coached basketball. He has also worked at schools and community organizations in Pittsburgh – teaching math, counseling students, running a basketball clinic, and organizing a tutoring program. Joining The Promise enables him to continue working directly with middle and high school students in his hometown.