Professionally, Phil has substantial experience working with small nonprofits, having been the only staff person as Roots of Justice (an antiracism training program) got off the ground. He has applied and developed his skills with JustHope in establishing small-office systems and procedures, developing a CRM database, revamping the website, producing communications content, and administering operations in the US.

Phil’s skills include:

  • Nonprofit administration: working with the board, policies, budgeting and finance, insurance and legal paperwork
  • Large project and multi-day meeting coordination
  • Office management, including technology troubleshooting, networking and system administration
  • Front-end Website development: WordPress, Joomla, html/css/js
  • Software experience: Standard office productivity software (word processing, spreadsheets, presentations) from Microsoft, Google Suite, OpenOffice, and Apple; QuickBooks; Adobe Creative Suite
  • Constituency Resource Management database development and management, primarily CiviCRM
  • Web app development: creating apps (using php) that allow board and volunteers to interact with the constituent database in a limited way through a simple interface
  • Developing and leading multi-day antiracism workshops and facilitating small groups

He received a Master of Theological Studies degree (theology and ethics focus) from Duke Divinity School in 2002.