Mister Phillips is a member of the following caucuses:
- CDP African American Caucus, committee chair
- CDP Children's Caucus
- CDP Native American Caucus
- CDP Veterans Caucus
Mister Phillips is a member of the following organizations:
- California Democratic Council, trustee
- El Cerrito Democratic Club, executive vice president
- West County Democratic Club
Mister Phillips has served on the following committees:
- Democratic State Central Committee
- California Democratic Party (CDP) Executive Board
- CDP Finance Committee
- CDP Platform Committee
- Contra Costa County Democratic Central Committee (CCCDCC)
- CCCDCC By-Laws Committee
- CCCDCC Issues Committee, past chair
Mister Phillips is a staunch advocate for civil rights. He believes that every person should be treated with the dignity and respect befitting a human being.
Mister Phillips is a former substitute teacher and instructional assistant in local public schools. He believes that every child is entitled to a quality K-12 education at the public expense.
Mister Phillips loves the outdoors. He believes that we have a moral responsibility to protect the Earth.
Mister Phillips knows first hand how difficult it is for working families in the San Francisco Bay Area. That is why he supports affordable housing.
Mister Phillips went to work at the age of 15. He believes that every person who is willing and able should have meaningful work that pays a living wage.