Phil spent many years self employed as a general contractor completing many types of commercial, industrial and institutional projects, including renovation and new construction. Now he has chosen a less stressful lifestyle, serving part-time as the Facilities Manager and Event Coordinator for Souderton Mennonite Church. He grew up at SMC and graduated from Christopher Dock Mennonite High School in 1983. Following high school, he attended other Mennonite Churches returning to SMC in 2008. He enjoys volunteering for non profit organizations, which have included Souderton High School Marching Band, Souderton Mennonite Homes, Souderton High School Musicals & Theater, Care and Share Thrift Shoppes. He also volunteers in the sound booth here at SMC. Phil enjoys research regarding the stock market and the economy.
Phil and his wife Diane were married in 1988. They have four sons: Greg and his wife Emily, Luke and his wife Ashley, Seth & Blake. They enjoy playing board games and going to the beach together as a family.