Mister Phillips has been named by the County Supervisors as a member of the Contra Costa First Five Commission, representing County District I, that includes Richmond, Pinole, and Hercules. He previously had served as alternate for the District. An outcome of Proposition 10 passed in 1998, that targeted tobacco sales for tax revenues, the First 5 Contra Costa has distributed over $90 million in the last decade to help children grow up healthy, nurtured, and prepared for school.
Mister Phillips is an attorney, member of the Contra Costa County Democratic Central Committee and the Democratic State Central Committee, a deacon, and Rotary club president. He served in the U.S. Navy Reserve and AmeriCorps. He is a graduate of the University of California Hastings College of the Law, San Francisco State University, Solano Community College, and The Washington Center for Academic Internships and Seminars. A fourth generation resident of West Contra Costa, Mister lives in Richmond, with his wife, Angela, and daughter.
Learn more at www.firstfivecc.org