City: Deer Park, Washington
Education: Graduated from Deer Park High School in 2001. Attended classes at Eastern Washington University for two years. Graduated from Moody Bible Institute in 2007 with a bachelor of science in biblical studies.
Work experience: Worked in retail for 10 years. Was a youth pastor for 17 years. Works full-time as a school custodian with the Mead School District.
Political experience: Appointed to fill vacancy on Deer Park School Board in November 2022.
Family: Married to Amy Philips. Has two children.
Deer Park voters have the choice between a preschool teacher and real estate agent, Gina Langbehn, and a previous youth pastor and current school custodian with the Mead School District, Craig Phillips, for a November school board election.