LGPS Scheme Advisory Board , Chair
Before his appointment as chair of the Scheme Advisory Board, Cllr Phillips was Vice Chair of the Board and chaired the LGA’s UK-wide Local Government Pension Committee.
He is a member and former leader of Herefordshire Council and has been a lead LGA member on workforce and pay negotiations since 2007. He also chaired the LGPS 2014 Project Board which brought together employer, employee and government representatives in order to reform the scheme. Cllr Phillips was appointed a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts in 2006.