VJ Billups is from Jeffersonville, IN and a graduate of Jeffersonville High School.His parents are Vernon E. Billlups Sr and April S. Billups.
Service or philanthropic activities: YMCA summer camps with the youth of my community.
Person who pushes you or makes you better: There is no individual; my family as a whole motivates me to succeed.
Other athletes in your family: My father and one of my younger sisters.
Someone you follow on Twitter: @TheRealEdmund @20_SPARKS @Too_Muchmore_25.
Must-hear song before competing: "Who Dat." by J.Cole