Phil began his tenure at Nelson in 1979. He started in receiving and then worked as a driver and in counter sales until he became an inside salesman in 1986.
Phil lives in Racine where he spends much of his time on home repairs. He would like to spend more time fishing. He also dabbles in engine repair on old cars and trucks.
Phil has a daughter and a son. His home is also home to three cats and two dogs.