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Michael Phillips

Interim Executive Director

As Associate Director, Michael is responsible for the overall fiscal integrity of the Cooper Center, including providing up-to-date financial information to all units as well as maximizing their efficiency and contributions to the Commonwealth of Virginia. He previously served as the Cooper Center's Director of Financial Operations. 

Originally from Wilmington, Delaware, Michael attended the University of Delaware, where he received his BA in Economics and Biology, as well as his MBA. Michael went on to attend the University of Virginia, where he received his Accounting Certificate. 

Before joining the Cooper Center, Michael served as Director of Financial Planning & Analysis and as Senior Accountant at Alere, Inc. He also served as Director of Financial Operations for Kappa Sigma Fraternity. 

Michael is married to his wife Jessica, a practicing attorney in Charlottesville, and they have one son, Matthew.