Oregon born and raised all over the United States and in Europe, Phil has lived in or been through the contiguous United States as well as Ireland (although just the airport for 3 hours....during a snow storm), Italy and Germany.
Phil currently holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Visual Effects and Motion Graphics, and will be starting his Master of Fine Arts degree in Visual Effects and Animation in June-August. He is a graduate of The Art Institute of Las Vegas and will be attending
the online campus of Academy of Art University - San Francisco.
Phil is also currently teaching Graphic Design, Digital Layout and Web Design (amongst other courses) at the International Academy of Design & Technology in Henderson, NV. Phil has been an instructor there for just over a year, in which the experience prompted
him to pursue his Master's degree.