Bill Clancy was born in Kingston, New York in 1956 and graduated from Broughton High School in Raleigh in 1974, where he attended NC State University. Bill retired from IBM after 30 years service with wife Teresa, they reside in Pittsboro and have four children.
Bill has officiated professional boxing in 15 different states and 11 countries around the world, including, 17 world title fights, 47 international title fights and over 900 professional fights over the past 33 years. Bill has officiated 35 world champion boxers and has been the main event referee on HBO, Showtime, NBC, ESPN, USA and Pay Per View. There is no doubt, Bill is considered to be one of the best referees in boxing.