Alan T. Phillips
He has served in the Seventh Quorum of the Seventy since 2016 and in the Europe North Area Presidency during 2022. The First Presidency announced area leadership assignments effective August 1, 2023, and Elder Phillips will continue to serve in that capacity. His previous Church service includes as a full-time missionary in the England Manchester Mission, Area Seventy, counselor in a bishopric, high councilor, and stake president.
Phillips, born in Kent, England, in June 1970, grew up in Buckinghamshire, England. He received degrees from the London School of Economics and Political Science and worked in the fields of business, finance, and education. He was most recently employed as the academic director of the Brigham Young University London Centre.
Elder Phillips and his wife, Lindsey, have four children.