Billie Mohair was born in Denton in 1941. She attended and graduated from Fred Moore High School and was valedictorian of her class. Mrs. Mohair attended tNorth Texas State University (now UNT) and started working for the University of North Texas in 1969. She retired from UNT 30 years later. Mrs. Mohair was one of the founding members of the DWIF in 1964. Currently Mrs. Mohair works as a docent at the Denton Historical Park.