Born in Winston-Salem, Phil moved with his family to Wilmington as a teenager and lived at Wrightsville Beach during his high school years.  He worked for a local chemical plant for 32 years before leaving to pursue a career in real estate.  Phil has been a Realtor since 2005.
Phil’s hobby is public speaking and as a member of Toastmaster International enjoys speaking on humorous, historical and patriotic subjects as well as helping developing speakers hone their speech craft.
He is married to Patty Mills Brady, has two grown children, Phillip and Katie and a grandson, James.