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David Phillips

Immersive 1st
David Phillips is a native of the UK, having moved to the USA in 1990 after being infected by the ‘summer camp bug’! David is Principal of Immersive1st Consulting, a firm that specializes in assisting not-for-profit organizations in areas such as fundraising, strategic planning and analysis, capital projects, governance, program creation & implementation, lay/pro coaching and acute agency challenges. A life-long communal professional, prior positions include President & CEO of Capital Camps & Retreat Center (CCRC) and the Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County. At CCRC he helped build a new camp and retreat facility, oversaw programmatic and operational growth and raised $20+ million. At Federation David lead a team that exceeded all fundraising goals, changed the governance structure and moved internal/external culture in a positive direction.

Over his career David has helped raise in excess of $100 million. He holds a Master’s Degree in Social Work with a focus on community organizing and development from the University of Pittsburgh. He has a trademark British sense of humor, loves soccer and Karen (not in that order!). They reside in Jupiter, Florida and have two children, Natie and Hope.

My Speakers Sessions

Sunday, March 18

3:00pm EDT

Office Hours: Fundraising Third Floor Rotunda, Level 3FULLDavid Phillips

Monday, March 19

10:50am EDT

1:30pm EDT