Billy Smith travels to República Dominicana each year to visit with his many cousins. The maternal side of his family goes back to Spanish explorer, Cabeza de Vaca. Ever improving in his speaking and deep knowledge of the nuances of the Spanish language, Billy considers being bilingual a practice, not an accomplishment. He holds the Diploma en Español como Lengua Extranjera (DELE) from the Ministry of Education of Spain. Billy's interest in the language also extends to his love of the arts. With a focus on pronunciation, Billy's instruction assist students in moving past the barriers to clear and accurate Spanish speaking.