Phil serves as the assistant director for the institute’s Kenan Scholars program.
His primary focus is to provide administrative, advising and programmatic support that heightens student development and achievement. Prior to joining the institute, Phil served as a student success advisor in the College of Health and Human Services at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. He has experience working in public, private and community college organizations.
Phil earned his master’s degree in higher education and student affairs from the University of South Carolina and graduated from Campbell University with a bachelor’s degree in government.