- U.S. Naval Supply Corps School
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- Defense Acquisition University
Phil has more than 20 years of maritime industry experience, including seagoing service inland, offshore/coastal and transoceanic/deep sea service in engineering positions ranging from oiler/wiper through Chief Engineer. Philip has sailed onboard a large variety of vessels, including a charity-run hospital ship, Ro/Ro, container, break bulk, tugboats, and articulated tug/barge units.
Shoreside, Philip has extensive government experience, including fleet operations with U.S. Naval Ships as well as systems engineering for a variety of U.S. Navy and Marine Corps Acquisition programs. His most recent experience includes time as the Technical Manager for the Liberian Registry regulating one of the world’s largest open-registry fleets