Phil first learned about the Guelph Wish Fund for Children through fellow board member Marni Outerbridge and wanted to give back to children in a community in which he was fortunate to grow up. He joined the Board in 2020 (and currently serves as a Director of the Guelph Wish Fund for Children). Phil is a member of the Fundraising & Marketing Committee). Phil currently works at his family business, Stirling Marathon, and leads all Sales & Marketing operations for the company. Phil lives in Guelph with his wife Sydney and enjoys playing hockey, and volleyball and travelling as much as he can.