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Matthew Phillips

Matthew Phillips

Adjunct Professor of Law
Executive Director of Communications Strategy


Professor Phillips is the Executive Director of Communications Strategy at Wake Forest University, part of the senior leadership team for the office of University Advancement. He earned his J.D. And B.A degrees from Wake Forest, and a Master of Divinity degree from Duke University. He practiced law in Winston-Salem for a few years after his graduation from law school, with an emphasis on tax and estate planning. Professor Phillips also has worked in the banking sector and in church ministry.