President and CEO, Holt International Children's Services
Phil joined Holt in 2003 as the vice president of marketing and development, served as senior vice president from 2008-2012, at which time he was appointed president and CEO. In the ten years before he joined Holt's leadership staff, Phil worked for what is now the world's largest marketing and communications agency exclusively serving nonprofit organizations – the Russ Reid Company in Southern California.
A father of three, Phil adopted his two sons domestically at birth. After fostering several children in their home, he and his wife recently adopted their youngest – a daughter – from the local foster care system.