Experience & Service to the Community

Phil was elected to eight terms (16 years) on the Arnold City Council representing Ward 3. He was elected by his peers on the council as Mayor Pro-Tem eight times.

Phil chaired the committee that helped establish the Jefferson County Library in the Fox/Windsor school district. He has served on the board of the library district for 30 years, and is currently vice president of the board.

Arnold Branch of Jefferson County Library
Arnold Recreation Center

Phil also chaired the committee that helped establish the Arnold Recreation Center. The Rec Center is a great place for children, teens, adults, families, and seniors to socialize and exercise.

Phil was also instrumental in establishing the first tornado sirens in Jefferson County.

He is the current Board President of Arnold Food Pantry, which helps those in need throughout Jefferson County. The pantry is recognized as the largest independent food distribution center in the St. Louis region that does not receive federal, state or United Way funding.