Phil is a former U.S. Marine. He and wife Peggy have two children, Michelle and Travis; two grandsons and one granddaughter. They enjoy family time; work at their church, boating and travel.
- 1972 graduate of Elizabethton Tech architectural program
- Various construction, estimating and CE programs
- Trustee, Glad Tidings Church
- Board member, Haven of Rest Mission
- Board member and building committee chairman, Holston Habitat for Humanity
- Board of directors, Bristol Civitan
- President, Washington County Athletic Association