Phil has over 30 years experience teaching Public Speaking/Address (which he truly believes is the most important course a student can take in college). Prior to coming to Denison, Phil served as the head coach of Ohio State’s speech and debate team, Chair of Speech Communication at North Central State College, and was a newspaper columnist. Additionally, he has worked with politicians and international business leaders in becoming more effective speakers. Phil, when not looking for the best breakfast place in Columbus, spends his free time on the coast of Maine.
BA in Communication Arts from Ohio Northern University. MA in Rhetoric from Ohio University.