Bill Polhill is currently the Director of Music for Asbury United Methodist Church in downtown Harrisonburg. After completing graduate studies in Organ Performance and Choral Directing at the North Carolina School of the Arts, he served as the Minister of Music for the Church of the Holy Comforter in Charlottesville for over ten years.

He also holds a degree in Architectural History from the University of Virginia, and worked as the Manager of 1740 House Antiques in Ivy, Virginia, for nearly twenty years, where he specialized in eighteenth and early nineteenth century American and English Furniture, and assisted in the restoration of two significant eighteenth century Virginia houses.