Johnathan Phillips graduated from PHCC in 1988 with Associate in Arts and Science degrees in Business Administration and Education, and in 1992 with an Associate in Arts and Science degree in Science and an Associate in Applied Science degree in Health Technology-Nursing. He continued his education by earning a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from the Medical College of Virginia at Virginia Commonwealth University in 1994 and a Master’s Degree in Nursing from Old Dominion University in 2002. He is currently enrolled in doctoral classes at Radford University.
Phillips is Coordinator and Instructor for the Nursing program offered by Radford University at the New College Institute. He also serves as Director of the Free Medical Clinic of Martinsville and Henry County, and as an adjunct faculty member for the Virginia Department of Social Services, where he instructs health screening courses to child care professionals. Previously, he served as Director and Administrator of HomeCare and Hospice of Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County, Vice President of Nursing Services and Chief Nurse Executive of Stokes-Reynolds Memorial Hospital, and in several other health-care-related positions. He holds numerous professional credentials and memberships and has been involved in a number of civic and community organizations over the years, including the PHCC Board of Directors, the Advisory Committee for the PHCC Nursing program, Piedmont Arts Association, and the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA).