A native of Pickens, MS, Phillip attended Belhaven University. He played basketball at Belhaven and earned a B.A. in Biblical Studies. Following graduation, he worked in various fields. In 2011, he helped launch and co-found the Reformed African American Network (RAAN) and served as Vice President until 2015. As co-founder, his passion for writing and marketing began.
Phillip married his wife Jasmine and relocated to Houston. While in Houston he served as Traveling Assistant to Dr. Voddie Baucham and as a teacher at a Trinity Classical School. In 2015, he went to work for Desiring God, founded by Dr. John Piper, as a writer and content strategist.
Being drawn back to his home state, Phillip returned and joined Rivertree Financial Planning in August of 2016 where he handled all of Rivertree’s marketing and communication efforts. In 2017, he was called to RTS as the Director of Communications where he works with the COFO and all of the RTS campuses to oversee institutional branding, print publications, digital marketing and social media.
Phillip and his wife Jasmine live in Flowood with their son, Walter Wynn. They attend Redeemer Church, PCA.