Phil came to HNU from Dominican University of California where he served as the Senior Associate Director of Athletics for Internal Operations from 2015-2021.
Phil played collegiate soccer, then played professionally for the Northern Nevada Aces. He began his coaching career at Dominican University in 2006 when he led their women’s soccer team. He was named the head men’s soccer coach in 2013. In 2015, he was appointed Associate Athletic Director of Internal Operations, tasked with overseeing the student-athlete experience for Dominican Athletics.