JOHN W. PHILLIPS has had a distinguished career in both military and civilian service. John is a retired US Army Field Artillery officer and Comptroller with 20+ years of service in Corps Artillery, Division Artillery, Army Headquarters and Forces Command, the largest command and the generating force provider for combatant commanders – at home and abroad. He has served in Europe, throughout the Middle East and the United States. He has been awarded the Legion of Merit, Meritorious Service Medal, and the Air Assault Badge.
John is a mid-level finance executive and has worked in corporate finance, program and project management, and sales roles in a Fortune 50 Company located in Atlanta, Georgia. In his spare time, John spends his time in either the mountains of North Georgia trout fishing or in the British Virgin Islands sailing. John holds a BS in Finance from University of Central Florida and an MBA from Syracuse University. John lives in the Atlanta area with his wife.